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Sampler 85.5.430
Sampler - red, blue and natural cotton "Weaver's Fancy". Weave: Overshot Warp: Cotton, unmercerized 10/2, natural. Weft: cotton, maroon, blue 5/2 plus others....View Full Record
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Sampler 85.5.146
Sampler - white with multicolored stripes. Point twill, Rosepath weaves. Tagged, "Notice the comarative(sic) width of Tabby and pattern treadlings." Warp: Cotton, 20/2 natural Weft: cotton, variety of colors....View Full Record
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Potholder 85.5.271
Pot holder - multicolored, made by the blind. Folded and seamed on three sides, braid loop added. Tagged, "Help the Blind Help Themselves... New York State Commission for the Blind, City Home Welfare Island Potholder #5345, Price 20 cents." Plain weave. Warp: Carpet warp, 8/4 multicolored. Weft: carpet warp, light green and yellow wound together on the bobbin....View Full Record
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sample, woven 86.5.52
Sample of ecclesiastical linen, matted and wrapped in plastic sleeve for York State Craftsmen Exhibit. Light yellow with gold metallic threads. Warp: linen. Filler: linen and metal. Weave: twill derivative....View Full Record
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Sampler 86.5.55
Woven rug sampler. Plain and twill stripes. Woven from old stockings in various shades of browns. Warp is 20/2 cotton. Tabby weft is the same. Weft is discarded stockings....View Full Record
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sampler 85.5.399
Sampler - rust, white, orange plain weave stripes. Heavy rug filler. Yarn and weave analysis is attached. Two long ends have self warp fringe....View Full Record
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Sampler 86.5.60
Woven rug sampler. Plain weaves, stripes, novelty yarns. Rug rule in plain and pile weave stripes with carboard weft spacers multicolored stripes of wool. Linen rug warp. Weft is wools, nylon stockings and chenille. Six samples on one warp....View Full Record
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sampler 85.5.156
Sampler. Rectangular, various shades of blue with light cream warp. Geometric pattern. Student sampler. Manner of weaving is not traditional, but accepted. Non traditional treadling with errors. Warp is cotton 20/2 white. Weft is cotton, light blue. Weft pattern is heavier cotton in blues. Weave structure is crackle....View Full Record
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sampler 85.5.389
Sampler - twill weaves, rosepath point twill stripe. 18 epi. Royal blue warp with cream and red weft. Weave and yarn analysis attached. 8/4 cotton....View Full Record
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sample, woven 85.5.384
Sample - weaving. Cream, with stripes of gold, green, brown, light grey, heather, blue. Union loom plain weave stripe with novelty weft....View Full Record
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