HNW - NHW: blackword
pulliam at acadia.net
Mon Aug 10 11:37:51 PDT 1998
<<On clothing items, the favored color was black on white. When the same =
designs were executed on samplers or household linens, they may be found =
in pastels or other colors (green, red, etc.).>>
As always, keep in mind that dyes are fugitive, and black in particular was
hard to get right.
In other words, existing pieces may have looked different when they were
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