Textile analysis can aid everyone from forensic anthropologists searching for clues to museum conservators hoping to identify and preserve an antique dress. Experts first need to place an item historically by understanding the fibers and dyes involved. Then conservators rely on analytical tools to assess the makeup and age of a piece of cloth, then consider the safest methods for conservation.
Video: Textiles How to use textile analysis to identify and date a piece of fabric. The material is examined under a polarizing light microscope to see the structure and color of the fiber. If natural fibers wool, cotton or linen are present then the textile can be more than 80 years old.
Whereas man-made fibers were not in heavy use until the s. A textile analyst must also understand and examine weaving techniques which helps determine the type of material and its relative strength. It's not enough to just know the makeup of a textile, as natural fibers are still in use today.
Often, the best tool for analysis is simply the experienced eye of a conservator. That really makes it easy to use. There are 6 time periods in the book, beginning with fabrics pre wow, I'd like some of those pieces! Each chapter has a written narrative describing the characteristics of fabric from the era which is very informative.
This author really seems to know her stuff I've taken classes from Barbara Brackman, Helen Kelly and others t oo, so I do have some perspective and views of other noted experts in this field. I like and use this book a lot. It is more geared toward the earlier years though, so if you need more emphasis on the 20th century, you might want to look at the next volume that focuses on fabrics from This is a Very Informative Book, that takes the novice down the road in History beyond the Civil War to learn how to see for yourself when a fabric or piece of cloth may have been made.
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Everyone who is curious about old textiles or loves old quilts should have this book. It is exciting to recognize an old , or similar, fabric In your quilt and give you an idea of its date. There is a lot of very interesting information regarding quilts and fabric as well. Very concise and informational. Great photos of fabric samples in full color print. Hard cover over a spiral spine makes it easy to flip through and compare fabric to photo.
Portable but thorough. Very good condition, no rips or tears.
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Sometimes there is no doubt of the date, because the maker embriodered it onto the quilt or wrote it somewhereon the back in indelible ink. Sometimes a quilt was so obviously designed for a special occasions — such as the Century. Cotton Patchwork Quilt, Dutch, ca.
Art on Indulgy. The Visual Notebook of Tom Moglu. From historical collections to international contemporary art, Manchester Art Gallery brings fresh perspectives, encourages conversations and sparks debate. Book of printed cottons, , approx. Manufacturer's number on each swatch. If natural fibers wool, cotton or linen are present then the textile can be more than 80 years old.
Whereas man-made fibers were not in heavy use until the s. A textile analyst must also understand and examine weaving techniques which helps determine the type of material and its relative strength. It's not enough to just know the makeup of a textile, as natural fibers are still in use today. Often, the best tool for analysis is simply the experienced eye of a conservator.
A close inspection of stitching and design can do more to identify a textile than anything else. A knowledgeable conservator can attribute weaving techniques to different countries and eras. To Dye For Dye testing is also used to understand the provenance of a textile. When natural dyes are suspected, samples of the fiber are subjected to analysis to find out the dyes used and then compared to a standard database of dyes.
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