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Textile, late 17th century–early 18th century

This is a Textile. It is dated late 17th century–early 18th century and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is silk on silk; linen and its technique is chenille embroidery and couched chenille on satin weave; backed with linen. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Harvey Smith. It is credited Gift of Harvey Smith.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 200 x 35 cm (6 ft. 6 3/4 in. x 13 3/4 in.)

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Textile, late 17th century–early 18th century; silk on silk; linen; H x W: 200 x 35 cm (6 ft. 6 3/4 in. x 13 3/4 in.); Gift of Harvey Smith; 1968-87-3

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