sample (textileworking: weaving); textile

7 identical rectangular samples of woven cotton and silk(?) textile. A single selvedge along one narrow side. Seemingly from a piece of textile with a spaced (in pairs) tabby woven dark blue centre field. The border consists a weft-faced tabby ground with stripes of multi-coloured supplementary warp threads bound in block and geometric patterns interspersed with narrow tabby stripes. There is also a stripe of red, yellow, and white ikat.

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