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Object Name THREAD
Catalog Number 0985.13.00686
Description The thread is a mixture of cotton and black silk fibers wound into a small ball.
Material Cotton/Silk
Dimensions Dia-1.25 inches
Owned owner/user unknown
Provenance The ball of cotton thread mixed with black silk was used for knitting stockings and sometimes weaving cloth.
Search Terms ersatz
Subjects Fabric production
Knitting
Needlework
Sewing
Weaving