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This is a Square. It was made by The Design Works of Bedford Stuyvesant. It is dated 1978 and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is polyester and its technique is printed on 1/2 twill. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Nancy Carter.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 54 × 53.5 cm (21 1/4 × 21 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

In rectangle: The Design Works of Bedford-Stuyvesant

Cite this object as

Square; Made by The Design Works of Bedford Stuyvesant ; polyester; H x W: 54 × 53.5 cm (21 1/4 × 21 1/16 in.); Gift of Nancy Carter; 1978-108-1-a

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