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1905

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Trimming (Italy)

This is a Trimming. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1905. Its medium is silk and its technique is supplementary warp pile (velvet). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Vitall Benguiat.

Its dimensions are

H x W (b): 32.3 x 3.8 cm (12 11/16 x 1 1/2 in.) H x W (c): 39.9 x 4 cm (15 11/16 x 1 9/16 in.) H x W (d): 26.8 x 4 cm (10 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Trimming (Italy); silk; H x W (b): 32.3 x 3.8 cm (12 11/16 x 1 1/2 in.) H x W (c): 39.9 x 4 cm (15 11/16 x 1 9/16 in.) H x W (d): 26.8 x 4 cm (10 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.); 1905-2-2-b/d

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