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Fragment, ca. 1730

This is a Fragment. It is dated ca. 1730. Its medium is silk, metallic yarns and its technique is damask weave with supplementary weft patterning (brocade). It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 26.8 x 27.6 cm (10 9/16 x 10 7/8 in. )

Cite this object as

Fragment, ca. 1730; Previously owned by James Jackson Jarves (American, 1818 - 1888); silk, metallic yarns; H x W: 26.8 x 27.6 cm (10 9/16 x 10 7/8 in. ); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1896-1-133

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