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Fragment, late 18th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is warp-faced plain weave patterned by continuous and discontinuous weft floats. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Estate of Julian Clarence Levi.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 24 × 23.5 cm (9 7/16 × 9 1/4 in.)

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Fragment, late 18th century; silk, metallic thread; H x W: 24 × 23.5 cm (9 7/16 × 9 1/4 in.); 1972-6-17

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