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Fragment (France), 1750–1800

This is a Fragment. It is dated 1750–1800 and we acquired it in 1932. Its medium is silk and its technique is plain weave with continuous and discontinuous supplementary weft patterning (brocade), with moiré. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Montgomery Hare. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Montgomery Hare.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 19.1 x 36.2 cm (7 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Fragment (France), 1750–1800; silk; H x W: 19.1 x 36.2 cm (7 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. Montgomery Hare; 1932-11-10-a,b

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