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Textile, mid- 18th century

This is a Textile. It is dated mid- 18th century and we acquired it in 1976. Its medium is silk, metallic yarns and its technique is 8-harness satin weave with discontinuous supplementary weft patterning (brocade). It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Cora Ginsburg.

Its dimensions are

Repeat H: 50.2 cm (19 3/4 in.)

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Textile, mid- 18th century; silk, metallic yarns; Repeat H: 50.2 cm (19 3/4 in.); 1976-65-11

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