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Textile (France)

This is a Textile. It is dated 1700–1750 and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is silk and metallic thread on a silk ground and its technique is embroidered on a compound foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Walter S. Gurnee. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Walter S. Gurnee.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 157 x 121.7 cm (5 ft. 1 13/16 in. x 47 15/16 in.)

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Textile (France); silk and metallic thread on a silk ground; H x W: 157 x 121.7 cm (5 ft. 1 13/16 in. x 47 15/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Walter S. Gurnee; 1921-18-1

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