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Name Pulled thread

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Scarf, Table -

Square linen table cover with drawnwork around the edges and on center square. Drawn work in shape of winged lion. "Drawnwork" or "Drawn thread work," is a form of counted-thread embroidery based on removing threads from the warp and/or the weft of a piece of even-weave fabric. The remaining threads are grouped or bundled together into a variety of patterns. Also known as "pulled thread work." From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drawn_thread_work

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Mat, Place -

One of a set of eight placemats (see 1976.1.0779.2a-h for matching napkins). Placemat is made of a green colored (olive / pale spruce), loosely woven linen. It has a 2" pulled-thread border made by weaving green and white yarn to create geometric pattern along with objects reminiscent of stemmed fruit or nuts. "Pulled thread work", also known as "Drawnwork" or "Drawn thread work," is a form of counted-thread embroidery based on removing threads from the warp and/or the weft of a piece of even-weave fabric. The remaining threads are grouped or bundled together into a variety of patterns. From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drawn_thread_work

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Napkin -

One of a set of eight napkins (see 1976.1.0779.1a-h for matching Placemats). Napkin is made of green (olive / pale evergreen), loosely woven linen. It has a pulled-thread design in one corner, using green and white thread /yarn, with an L-shape. White thread edging. "Pulled thread work", also known as "Drawnwork" or "Drawn thread work," is a form of counted-thread embroidery based on removing threads from the warp and/or the weft of a piece of even-weave fabric. The remaining threads are grouped or bundled together into a variety of patterns. From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drawn_thread_work