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1914

  • Work on this object began.

1924

  • Work on this object ended.

1938

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2020

  • You found it!

Sample (France), ca. 1919

This is a Sample. It is dated ca. 1919 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk and its technique is discontinuous supplementary weft (brocade) on georgette. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W: 100 x 108 cm (39 3/8 x 42 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Labeled: #7049 Georgette Branche Or et Argent

Cite this object as

Sample (France), ca. 1919; silk; H x W: 100 x 108 cm (39 3/8 x 42 1/2 in.); Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg; 1938-82-34-a

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