cotton

1987

Jacket is cotton plain weave, handpainted to resemble a Chinese or Japanese kite, in blue, green, navy blue, pink, burgundy color, cream color, teal blue, mauve, and ecru. Coat is edged with...

1940s

This Storybook Doll is porcelain with movable arms and legs, painted peach color with blue eyes and red wavy, shoulder length hair wig. She's dressed in a red rayon dress, white eyelet...

1942-1945

A: Is the Storybook Doll, porcelain, with movable arms, painted peach colored with blue eyes and dark brown wavy hair wig. She's dressed in a red and white floral print dress, whitenylon apron,...

1893

Quilt. Description: Quilt, 16 squares (black and wine velvet), stitched with crazy quilt stiches. Black satin edges and gold merserized cotton backing. Date 1893. Crewel-like stiches in silk...

c. 1980-1985

Small drawstring bag, with red cotton drawstring at top, decorated with large tassels of bright magenta and gold colored yarn. The top edge of the bag is decorated with a band of red cotton cord...

c. 1980-1985

Navy blue cotton shoulder bag is embroiderred front and back with an "old style of embroidery" as the donor described it. The bag fastens at the top edge with a dark brown zipper. This...

2000

This quilt block was entered in the School Quilt Block Competition for students in grades K-12 in Alameda County; the deadline was March 17, 2000. This winning piece was exhibited in "Fabrications...

c. 1955-1960

Baby carrier, center panel of bright pink crochet, backed by orange colored cotton. Top and bottom edges are done in black cotton sateen, the sides of blue cotton. The ties are made of cotton...

11-Dec-23

A: Metal canteen is silver colored, probably made from aluminum, with a ridged steel lid attatched to the throat of the canteen by a steel chain. Canteen is circular in shape, with a flattened...

2000

This quilt block was entered in the School Quilt Block Competition for students in grades K-12 in Alameda County; the deadline was March 17, 2000. This winning piece was exhibited in "Fabrications...

2000

This quilt block was entered in the School Quilt Block Competition for students in grades K-12 in Alameda County; the deadline was March 17, 2000. This winning piece was exhibited in "Fabrications...

1998

This quilt Block was the third prize winner in the P & B Textiles/Oakland Museum of California Quilt Block Competition for students (K-12) in Alameda County, 1998, for Grades K-5. The block...

c. 1905

Woman's black cotton shirtwaist with a gathered front. The label, stitched at the bottom, inside front proper left reads: "I. Magnin and Co., Inc. Makers, 918-922 Market St., San...

c. 1982

Scoop neck dress was acquired from the designers who are friends of the donor. (The dress is white, knit and has two pockets.)The label "Hol-Cam" stands for Holly and Camille. Their...

1910

This tan/khaki jacket is made with Norfolk styling. Belt is buttoned in black and has a pink cord hanging from the button, part of a torn hang tag. A: The jacket, with two labels stitched in at...

1983

Baseball style T-shirt with white body and black sleeves, worn by Rafael Jes�s Gonz�lez distributed by a Contra Costa County group. Printed on the front, in purple, with the logo for...

1983

T-shirt worn by Rafael Jes�s Gonz�lez distributed by the Livermore Action Group of Berkeley. Knitted yellow cotton (Hanes, size Large) printed on the front with the logo for the...

19-Sep-87

White cotton knit T-shirt, printed in blue, yellow, brown and black, and worn by Elizabeth Arney while she was a student at the University of California, Berkeley. She was an busy student,...

1996

Knitted white cotton T-shirt, printed on the front (in yellow, black and red) a panther wearing an Antioch High school T-shirt and cap, holding two baby panthers in his right hand (each of of the...

1982

T-shirt worn by Rafael Jes�s Gonz�lez in June 1982, one year before the International Day of Nuclear Disarmament. "I Jaywalked at Livermore Lab." printed in red and white, "June 1982"...

1983

T-shirt of cotton-polyester blend, tan, printed in black, brown and green: "Stop U.S. Intervention in El Salvador" around the central design element of the head of a woman from El Salvador,...

2000

This cotton knit T-shirt by Hanes is extra large in size and was sold by Mr. Boxer, in Las Vegas, NV. for $18.50 plus tax. Printed on the front of the oatmeal or natural colored shirt, in black...

2000

This quilt block was entered in the School Quilt Block Competition for students in grades K-12 in Alameda County; the deadline was March 17, 2000. This winning piece was exhibited in "Fabrications...

1991

Purse was designed by Gianni Versace from a fabric based on artwork by Andy Warhol, featuring the repeated image of Marilyn Monroe and James Dean in varying bright colors--yellow, red, pink,...

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