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1914

  • Work on this object began.

1924

  • Work on this object ended.

1938

  • We acquired this object.

2017

2022

  • You found it!

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 plain weave with supplementary discontinuous weft and cut supplementary warp pile (velvet). 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.

It is inscribed

Labeled: #4147 Faille Broché Pekin Velours Duchesse d'Uzes

Cite this object as

Textile (France); silk, metallic thread; Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg; 1938-82-57-b

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