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Object Timeline

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1914

  • Work on this object began.

1924

  • Work on this object ended.

1938

  • We acquired this object.

2013

2022

  • You found it!

Samples (France)

This is a Samples. It is dated ca. 1919 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk, metallic yarns and its technique is satin weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Unknown. It is credited Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg.

Its dimensions are

A/ H x W: 93.6 × 69.5 cm (36 7/8 × 27 3/8 in.) B/ H x W: 57.8 × 69.7 cm (22 3/4 × 27 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Samples (France); silk, metallic yarns; A/ H x W: 93.6 × 69.5 cm (36 7/8 × 27 3/8 in.) B/ H x W: 57.8 × 69.7 cm (22 3/4 × 27 7/16 in.); Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg; 1938-82-125-a

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