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1957

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Textile, Armour, ca. 1955

This is a Textile. It was designed by Joseph Provato and manufactured by Creative Looms Inc.. It is dated ca. 1955 and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is linen and its technique is screen printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Joseph Provato. It is credited Gift of Joseph Provato.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 118.7 x 65.4 cm (46 3/4 x 25 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile, Armour, ca. 1955; Designed by Joseph Provato ; USA; linen; H x W: 118.7 x 65.4 cm (46 3/4 x 25 3/4 in.); Gift of Joseph Provato; 1957-171-2

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