9 identical rectangular samples of tabby woven cotton textile. A single selvedge along one narrow side. Seemingly from piece of cloth with a red centre panel decorated with a white grid formed by 3 parallel bands and stripes. Orange border decorated with two sets of narrow blue stripes.
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