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Fragment (France), early 18th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated early 18th century and we acquired it in 1928. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is embroidered. It is a part of the Textiles department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W: 15.7 x 15.5 cm (6 3/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

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Fragment (France), early 18th century; silk, metallic thread; H x W: 15.7 x 15.5 cm (6 3/16 x 6 1/8 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1928-2-6

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