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Valance (England)

This is a Valance. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1916. Its medium is silk, linen and its technique is embroidered on satin weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 197.5 x 73 cm (6 ft. 5 3/4 in. x 28 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Valance (England); silk, linen; H x W: 197.5 x 73 cm (6 ft. 5 3/4 in. x 28 3/4 in.); 1916-1-2-a

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