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Embroidered Picture, Cat and Snail, 1962

This is a Embroidered picture. It was made by Mrs. Alastair B. Martin. It is dated 1962 and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is silk and its technique is embroidered using chain and couching stitches on machine woven compound fabric of 8-harness satin, 3/1 twill and plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 32 x 24.5 cm (12 5/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidered Picture, Cat and Snail, 1962; Made by Edith Park Martin (American); USA; silk; H x W: 32 x 24.5 cm (12 5/8 x 9 5/8 in.); 1962-96-2

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