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Textile (France), late 18th century

This is a Textile. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is silk on silk and its technique is embroidery on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Abram S. Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Abram S. Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W (A): 101.5 x 6 cm (39 15/16 x 2 3/8 in.) H x W (B): 23.5 x 6 cm (9 1/4 x 2 3/8 in.)

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Textile (France), late 18th century; silk on silk; H x W (A): 101.5 x 6 cm (39 15/16 x 2 3/8 in.) H x W (B): 23.5 x 6 cm (9 1/4 x 2 3/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Abram S. Hewitt; 1931-44-5-a,b

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