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This is a Square. We acquired it in 1968. Its medium is silk, metal-wrapped silk thread and its technique is tamboured chain stitch on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Harvey Smith.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 71.5 x 73 cm (28 1/8 x 28 3/4 in.)

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Square; silk, metal-wrapped silk thread; H x W: 71.5 x 73 cm (28 1/8 x 28 3/4 in.); 1968-87-14

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