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1914

  • Work on this object began.

1924

  • Work on this object ended.

1938

  • We acquired this object.

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Textile (France)

This is a Textile. It is dated ca. 1919 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is printed on plain weave with supplementary weft. 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.

  • Ribbons (France)
  • silk, metal strips wrapped around cotton core.
  • Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg.
  • 1938-82-184-a/e

Its dimensions are

H x W (a): 47.3 × 22.8 cm (18 5/8 in. × 9 in.) H x W (d): 13.3 × 22.8 cm (5 1/4 in. × 9 in.)

It is inscribed

Labeled: #8049

Cite this object as

Textile (France); silk, metallic thread; H x W (a): 47.3 × 22.8 cm (18 5/8 in. × 9 in.) H x W (d): 13.3 × 22.8 cm (5 1/4 in. × 9 in.); Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg; 1938-82-40-a/d

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