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Textile, South China Sea, 1972

This is a Textile. It was designed by G. Taroni and manufactured by Thai Silk Company, Ltd. and produced by Jack Lenor Larsen Incorporated. It is dated 1972 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is silk and its technique is printed on handwoven foundation. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by American Historical Textile Museum. It is credited American Textile History Museum Collection, gift of Cowtan & Tout.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 93.3 × 98.4 cm (36 3/4 × 38 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

A Thaibock Fabric

Cite this object as

Textile, South China Sea, 1972; Designed by G. Taroni ; silk; H x W: 93.3 × 98.4 cm (36 3/4 × 38 3/4 in.); American Textile History Museum Collection, gift of Cowtan & Tout; 2016-35-127

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