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1963

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1964

  • We acquired this object.

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Place Mats (Sweden)

This is a Place mats. It was designed by Astrid Sampe and woven by Astrid Sampe. It is dated 1963–64 and we acquired it in 1964. Its medium is linen and its technique is damask. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Miss Elizabeth Gordon. It is credited Gift of Elizabeth Gordon.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 34.9 x 38.1 cm (13 3/4 x 15 in.)

Cite this object as

Place Mats (Sweden); Designed by Astrid Sampe (Swedish, 1909–2002); linen; H x W: 34.9 x 38.1 cm (13 3/4 x 15 in.); Gift of Elizabeth Gordon; 1964-24-35-a/d

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