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Doily 86.4.67
Doily - light and dark natural colored miniature overshot with "twill" border pattern. Fringed on all four sides. Paper label reads "Laksand" (could be maker or place of origin) Weave is overshot. Warp is cotton, natural. Weft is cotton, natural and linen, dark natural....View Full Record
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Doily 86.4.68
Doily/Mat - Natural linen woven in warp and weft emphasis twill, multishafts. Hemstitched and fringed on all four sides....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 86.4.69
Mat or napkin - natural linen plain weave with "printed" pattern in yellow and grey; fringed on all four sides. Weave is plain weave with surface ornamentation. Warp is cotton, natural. Weft is cotton, natural. ...View Full Record
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sample, woven 86.4.8
Fabric sample - tapestry-woven wool with three-step pyramid motif in natural with orange rectangle "door" on brown heather background with black borders on all four sides. Plain weave, slit tapestry. Warp is wool, natural. Weft is wool, natural, brown, orange, black....View Full Record
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fragment, woven 93.5.61
Fragment of an antique woolen blanket. Natural wool (cream) color, twill weave. Note in Betty Terlouw's handwriting says "woven in two sections." It has one selvedge and 3 cut edges. The selvedge is threaded in pairs....View Full Record
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Tablecloth 00.22.1
Tablecloth - Natural cream color silk with floral design embroidery in same color. Embroidery is located in corners and along border. There is also a macrame fringe. Probably circa 1900....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.46
Blanket fragment - Navy and white plaid; twill weave. Warp and weft are wool, natural and indigo, singles. Treadling errors, experimental....View Full Record
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fragment, woven 98.6.11
Three fragments of towel. White with 1" hem, hemstitched. Point twill weave produces small diamond pattern. Cross stitch design depictis blue ribbon above yellow baskets with pink and tan flowers....View Full Record
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belt 86.4.117
Belt - Blue, natural, orange, pink, and green weft stripe and tapestry-woven geometric geometric figures; self fringe at one warp end and added twisted fringe at the other of green and natural cotton. Weave is Inkle weaving. Descriptive name: Tapestry. Warp: cotton, natural. Weft: wool, blue, natural, pink, green, orange....View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.53
Coverlet fragment - Rectangular piece, dark blue and mustard yellow and white/natural. Plaid pattern with wheels and checks in grid. Overshot weave. One selvedge, three cut edges - two with modern hem stitch to stop fraying. Attached note reads, "wheel and table type pattern/ Pattern dark blue and ochre wool with yard breaks in spots." Sample draft attached....View Full Record
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