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Square

This is a Square. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is silk on silk and its technique is embroidery on damask taffeta. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 18 x 19 cm (7 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Square; silk on silk; H x W: 18 x 19 cm (7 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.); 1942-55-1

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18370319/ |title=Square |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=13 August 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>