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Fragment (France), 18th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is plain compound cloth with supplementary weft. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. James O. Green, Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Mrs. James O. Green and Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 14.9 x 29 cm (5 7/8 x 11 7/16 in.)

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Fragment (France), 18th century; silk, metallic thread; H x W: 14.9 x 29 cm (5 7/8 x 11 7/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. James O. Green and Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1921-17-3

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