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1961

  • Work on this object began.

1962

  • Work on this object ended.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

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Textile (France)

This is a Textile. It is dated 1961–62 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is silk, metallic and its technique is jacquard-woven. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Marion K. Morgan and from General Acquisitions Endowment, Sarah Cooper-Hewitt, and Eleanor G. Hewitt Funds.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 279 x 89.5 cm (9 ft. 1 13/16 in. x 35 1/4 in.) Repeat H: 33 cm (13 in.) Pattern: Six units of pattern across width arranged in a straight repeat

Cite this object as

Textile (France); silk, metallic; Warp x Weft: 279 x 89.5 cm (9 ft. 1 13/16 in. x 35 1/4 in.) Repeat H: 33 cm (13 in.) Pattern: Six units of pattern across width arranged in a straight repeat; Museum purchase through gift of Marion K. Morgan and from General Acquisitions Endowment, Sarah Cooper-Hewitt, and Eleanor G. Hewitt Funds; 1991-90-17

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