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2015

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2020

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Textile, Meroe, 2015

This is a Textile. It was produced by Knoll Textiles. It is dated 2015 and we acquired it in 2015. Its medium is 40% cotton, 35% polyester, 25% nylon and its technique is jacquard woven. It is a part of the Textiles department.

The inspiration for Meroe, a pattern of fine-lined intersecting squares, was Adjaye’s personal artwork.

This object was donated by Knoll Textiles. It is credited Gift of Knoll Textiles.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 327.7 × 141 cm (10 ft. 9 in. × 55 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile, Meroe, 2015; Produced by Knoll Textiles (United States); 40% cotton, 35% polyester, 25% nylon; H x W: 327.7 × 141 cm (10 ft. 9 in. × 55 1/2 in.); Gift of Knoll Textiles; 2015-30-3

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