fringe

1975
circa 1860

Widow's weed. Material: crepe. Color: black. Description: trimmed in white worn by the mourning wife. Originally given to Concours by Mrs. DeCoto, Seaview Ave., Piedmont From the History...

c.1890
1910-1930

Serape. Description: Serape, wool with cotton, and cotton fringe. Mexico 19th century. Many colors, commercial dyes. Green rose, red, yellow, blues, lavendars, white. History: the Serape belonged...

1930's

shawl. Description: cerise-colored silk shawl; has long silk fringe with macrame heading; shawl has embroidery in one corner only, of peach blossoms, roses, and carnations; embroidery is floss...

2002

Blue denim women's jeans are embellished with many fancy details. Almost the entire proper left leg is covered by a cotton plain weave applique featuring the painted image of an Indian woman and...

c.1937

Navy blue bathrobe, in a patterned weave, worn by Thomas F. Scally. A: Robe, edged around the shawl collar, front, cuffs and decorative trefoils at either pocket in blue and white cord; robe...

USA
20th century

Souvenir satin pillow sham, decorated with multi-colored fringe on all four sides. Printed on the proper right (front) side is a spray of red roses. "Mother" and the message: "A little token of...

c.1890

This is actually a combing cape (as opposed to combing jacket) it has no sides. This was owned by Rachel Sears Snyder; she might have made it; it appears to be hand/home made. The maker probably...

30-May-08

Newspaper printed on tapa. Date May 30, 1908, with article referring to Jack London's visit to Fiji, in the "Snark"

"Newspaper printed on tapa. Date May 30, 1908, with article referring to...

c. 1920

This large shawl could have been made in the Philippine Islands. The macrame fringe (on all four sides) is about 21 inches deep. The flowers on the shawl are embroidered in silk twist, in colors...

c.1920's

scarf. Description: green, red, and white silk scarf (either for use as a table scarf, or for a person); pattern is a print of flowers with a paisley-like border; short fringed ends; from India...

1934

Hat. Description: Hat, small, black taffeta with black flat bow at back, edged with fringed black taffeta which has been stitched in fine box pleats. Condition excellent. 13 1/4" including bow...

1962

Natella or cloak of white, plain weave cotton, woven in Ethiopia. The top and bottom ends (as on the loom) are accented with with two bands of double weft threads arranged in a series of white on...

c. 1910

This brown sueded leather collar is part of the Camp Fire Girl Uniform (2006.59.1). It is trimmed with beaded fringe, using wooden beads in natural, red, blue and orange color. All of the...

1891

Large dance bid for the February 14, 1891 Oakland Bricklayers' Association dance and reception, held at Germania Hall. "Sixth Anniversary of the Oakland Bricklayers' Association, at Germania...

2000

The title and theme of this jacket is Voo Doo. The front is made of skin with the hide still attached, brown. Either side is decorated with wire wrapped shapes, images, beads and feathers. The...

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