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Collar (France)

This is a Collar. It was designed by Hector Guimard and made by Maison Coudyser. It is dated 1908–1909 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is silk and its technique is see research file for full description by ms 01/92. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Madame Hector Guimard. It is credited Gift of Madame Hector Guimard.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 41.9 × 61.3 cm (16 1/2 × 24 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Collar (France); Designed by Hector Guimard ((French, 1867–1942)); Made by Maison Coudyser; silk; H x W: 41.9 × 61.3 cm (16 1/2 × 24 1/8 in.); Gift of Madame Hector Guimard; 1949-91-3

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