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Textile (Italy)

This is a Textile. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1943. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is plain compound cloth, brocaded. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, Dumbarton Oaks Collection.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 52 x 26 cm (20 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (Italy); silk, metallic thread; H x W: 52 x 26 cm (20 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, Dumbarton Oaks Collection; 1943-46-11

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