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Fragment, early 18th–mid- 18th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated early 18th–mid- 18th century and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is silk, metallic yarns and its technique is plain weave with supplementary warp patterning and discontinuous supplementary weft patterning (brocade). It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 98.5 × 55.5 cm (38 3/4 × 21 7/8 in.)

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Fragment, early 18th–mid- 18th century; silk, metallic yarns; H x W: 98.5 × 55.5 cm (38 3/4 × 21 7/8 in.); 1953-20-3

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