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Textile

This is a Textile. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is satin damask with discontinuous supplementary weft patterning (brocade). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. William Randoph Hearst, Jr.. It is credited Gift of Mrs. William Randolph Hearst, Jr..

Its dimensions are

H x W (a): 54.6 x 50.2 cm (21 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.) H x W (b): 55.9 x 50.2 cm (22 x 19 3/4 in.)

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Textile; silk, metallic thread; H x W (a): 54.6 x 50.2 cm (21 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.) H x W (b): 55.9 x 50.2 cm (22 x 19 3/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. William Randolph Hearst, Jr.; 1975-71-1-a,b

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