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Coverlet 95.15.10
Coverlet fragment (large) L shaped. pink and white. Pattern includes stars and crossed rose sprays. Border of flower pots with rose bushes. Double weave. The corner has eagle with shield, arrows and branches and reads, "1852 Hepsey Filkins" There is additional writing, the begining of which is cut off, that reads, "...RLEN GENESEE. CO. N.Y." There is also a seam where two woven panels were sewn together to make the larger coverlet....View Full Record
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Tablecloth 86.4.51
Tablecloth - white linen textured weave with cross-stitch initials "AW" in red; reported to have come from Greece. Made from two pieces connected with center seam....View Full Record
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Sampler 85.5.165
Sampler - blue and white figured twill stripe. Tagged with notes on each section of weave....View Full Record
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Scarf 93.5.224
Twill overshot weave scarf with warp colors of yellow, brown, orange, and bright green wool. Weft is yellow. Distinct overshot patterns formed. Gisela Cook noted that a BF number of 9157 was also recorded and has been questioned--not found in any accessioning books. Unfinished ends. Label reads, "Possible student work."...View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.165
Off white table mat woven with fine cotton. Plain weave overall. Side borders of hand-manipulated bands. Bands are Leno and Danish medallion....View Full Record
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Scarf 86.2.46
Scarf/Shawl (in many pieces). Black lace embellished with black glass beads of various sizes. Beaded embellishments make a diamond pattern throughout the scarf, and an elaborate fringe. Shawl is in many fragments and looks as if it will continue to deteriorate with handling....View Full Record
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Hanging 86.4.30
Wall hanging - white open weave with stylized bird figures in pink, blue, orange, black, green and yellow cotton. Dowel on top for hanging. Weave "HV" Inlay. Warp is linen. Weft - tabby - linen. Filling - inlay - mixed fibers....View Full Record
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Sash 93.5.229
Sampler belt in green and white cotton. Band woven.....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.153
Off white table mat of shiny synthetic fiber in both warp and weft. Lacy inserts on opposite sides (lower left, upper right). Hand-manipulated lace. 2 selvedges, 2 hems....View Full Record
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Mat, Table 93.5.152
Beige linen table mat in plain weave with white boucle inlay forming grid borders on all four sides....View Full Record
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