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Cuffs

This is a Cuffs. It is dated early 18th–19th century and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is cotton on linen and its technique is deflected element work. 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.

  • Canvas Brooch
  • painted canvas on wood, applied tin, silver, iron.
  • The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
  • 2016-34-91

Its dimensions are

H x W (a): 19 x 29.5 cm (7 1/2 x 11 5/8 in.) H x W (b): 18.5 x 29 cm (7 5/16 x 11 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Cuffs; cotton on linen; H x W (a): 19 x 29.5 cm (7 1/2 x 11 5/8 in.) H x W (b): 18.5 x 29 cm (7 5/16 x 11 7/16 in.); Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf; 1962-58-21-a,b

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