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Fragment (France)

This is a Fragment. It is dated 1750–1800 and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is linen warp, cotton weft and its technique is plain weave foundation. block-printed: 2 reds, yellow. blue applied by brush over yellow. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Josephine Howell. It is credited Gift of Josephine Howell.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft (selvedge on left): 30.5 x 18.5 cm (12 x 7 5/16 in.) Repeat H x W: 3 x 2.5 cm (1 3/16 x 1 in.)

Cite this object as

Fragment (France); linen warp, cotton weft; Warp x Weft (selvedge on left): 30.5 x 18.5 cm (12 x 7 5/16 in.) Repeat H x W: 3 x 2.5 cm (1 3/16 x 1 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-118

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