Textile Tag

  • Object: Field Sack

    Object: Field Sack

    Sep 25, 2018

    2011.2.1 Field sack American Eckert, Texas Date: ca. 1928-1929 Materials: Textile   Mina Mae Duderstadt (1914-2008) used this field sack for picking cotton while she was a young woman living and working on a farm with her family in Eckert, [...]

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  • Object: Kroj

    Object: Kroj

    Sep 25, 2018

    I-0637b Woman’s Kroj costume Czech Czech Republic Date: 20th century Materials: textile Map via: Google maps   This Kroj costume consists of a head piece, vest, blouse, collar, apron, sash, petticoats and boots. The donor of this particular example purchased [...]

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  • Object: Loom

    Object: Loom

    Sep 25, 2018

    Photo via: WDICT I-0230a Back-strap Loom Latin American Mexico Date: 20th century Materials: Wood, textile   Weaving has been a valuable art practiced around the world for thousands of years, across many cultures. Although now widely replaced with mass production [...]

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