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Fragment, late 18th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is silk and its technique is cut supplementary warp pile (velvet) in a woven foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961). It is credited Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf.

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Fragment, late 18th century; silk; Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf; 1962-56-184-b

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