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Pieces of white cotton dimity (one of two)

Two pieces of white cotton dimity; pattern of wide stripes of weft twill, wide stripes formed by narrow stripes of equal widths alternately warp and weft twill, and broad stripes separating a series of very narrow evenly spaced stripes of alternately warp and weft twill; material never used; one...

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Gift of Miss Penelope Noyes

English, First half 19th century

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Cotton twill weaving


Textiles and Fashion Arts