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1942

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Fragment

This is a Fragment. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is cut and voided supplementary warp pile (velvet) in a twill weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 9.8 × 6.2 cm (3 7/8 × 2 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Fragment; silk, metallic thread; H x W: 9.8 × 6.2 cm (3 7/8 × 2 7/16 in.); 1942-38-2

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