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19th Century Handwoven Overshot Wool Linen Coverlet in Red French Blue Cream | eBay

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Antique 19th Century Red White and Blue Coverlet Panel

Antique 19th Century Red White and Blue Coverlet Panel | eBay

Mountain Cucumber / Governors Garden | overshot: table & wheel | warp: one-ply, tight twist, off-white cotton | weft: one-ply, loose twist, navy blue wool | Kentucky, U.S.A. | c. 19th century

: "a shimachou was an album that women would keep of the fabrics they had woven. Most homes in 19th-C Japan had their own looms, and women wove the fabric for clothes. The shimachou was a sample book and also a record of abilities"