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Textile

This is a Textile. It is dated 1705–07 and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is silk, metallic threads and its technique is 8-harness satin with discontinuous supplementary weft patterning (brocade) bound in 1/3 twill. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Friends of the Textile Department Fund.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 90.2 x 54.6 cm (35 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)

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Textile; silk, metallic threads; Warp x Weft: 90.2 x 54.6 cm (35 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.); Museum purchase from Friends of the Textile Department Fund; 1972-69-1-a,b

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