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Fragment, woven 93.5.6
Blanket fragment - Blue and white cotton and wool plaid. Weave: modified twill, Rosepath. Warp: wool, navy and cotton, 2-ply. Weft: same as warp. Indigo dyed. 28/20 off loom construction. 2/2 twill in diamond pattern....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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Fragment, woven 93.5.65
Tablecloth fragment - possibly white linen and cotton, twill weave, turned, 8 shaft, 2 block. Possibly commercial, because of appearance of selvedge. Border - 8 thread blocks; Pattern block - 44 threads each. Tagged by Terlouw, "Tablecloth linen/cotton, woven before 1850, note border."...View Full Record
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Fragment, woven 93.5.7
Blanket fragment - Blue and tan blocks with smaller light blue stripes. Modified twill weave?, Point twill, rosepath threading. made in two strips of 24" each. Center seam shown here in this sample. Fringe on one end. Unusual treadling results....View Full Record
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Block, Quilt 93.5.73
Section of cotton fabric squares sewn together for a patchwork quilt (but either completed, then taken apart, or never completed.) Various colors - browns, blues, reds, pinks, purple, green; various patterns include stripes, floral, polka dot. Some squares are handstitched, others are machine stitched....View Full Record
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fragment, woven 93.5.8A
Coverlet fragment - Indigo blue, mustard yellow and white. Cotton warp; wool pattern weft, 2 ply, gold and idigo blue); overshot weave; star and table pattern....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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fragment, woven 98.6.15
Fragment of a white towel with blue "M" embroidered on it. One hemmed edge and one selvedge, other edges are cut and frayed. Note on towel reads: "24" x at least 36. Note extra line in hemstitching - at both ends. Bird's eye Twill. 'M' initial is for MOIR, Betty's maiden name."...View Full Record
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fragment, woven 98.6.8
Fragment of fabric, possibly linen. White with block twill pattern and three hand hemmed edges....View Full Record
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Lace Fragment 00.21.17
Lace fragment, cream colored with floral pattern, one straight edge and one scalloped edge. Attached note reads "Imitation made Valentienne". There are three strips sewn together....View Full Record
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