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Fragments (France)

This is a Fragments. It is dated 1730–49 and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is silk, metal and its technique is 5-harness satin foundation patterned by floats of the complementary foundation wefts and discontinuous supplementary wefts bound on the front in 1/4 twill by a supplementary warp. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Klein. It is credited Gift of Mrs. and Mrs. Joseph Klein.

Its dimensions are

H x W (a): 109 x 54.5 cm (42 15/16 x 21 7/16 in.) H x W (b): 105 x 54.5 cm (41 5/16 x 21 7/16 in.) H x W (c): 89.5 x 54.5 cm (35 1/4 x 21 7/16 in.) H x W (d): 48 x 50 cm (18 7/8 x 19 11/16 in.) H x W (e): 23 x 54.5 cm (9 1/16 x 21 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Fragments (France); silk, metal; H x W (a): 109 x 54.5 cm (42 15/16 x 21 7/16 in.) H x W (b): 105 x 54.5 cm (41 5/16 x 21 7/16 in.) H x W (c): 89.5 x 54.5 cm (35 1/4 x 21 7/16 in.) H x W (d): 48 x 50 cm (18 7/8 x 19 11/16 in.) H x W (e): 23 x 54.5 cm (9 1/16 x 21 7/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. and Mrs. Joseph Klein; 1962-122-1-a/e

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