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Fragment, late 18th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is linen warp, cotton weft and its technique is block printed (two reds, two purples, blue, yellow) on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Josephine Howell. It is credited Gift of Josephine Howell.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 25.5 x 24 cm (10 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.) Repeat H (half-drop): 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)

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Fragment, late 18th century; linen warp, cotton weft; Warp x Weft: 25.5 x 24 cm (10 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.) Repeat H (half-drop): 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.); Gift of Josephine Howell; 1973-51-113

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