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Sample, Checker, 1965

This is a Sample. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and produced by Herman Miller Textiles. It is dated 1965 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is 63% cotton, 37% nylon and its technique is double cloth. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Alexander Hayden Girard. It is credited Gift of Alexander H. Girard.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 30 x 30.5 cm (11 13/16 x 12 in.)

It has the following markings

Manufacturer's paper label attached to lower right corner. HERMAN MILLER TEXTILES

Cite this object as

Sample, Checker, 1965; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); USA; 63% cotton, 37% nylon; Warp x Weft: 30 x 30.5 cm (11 13/16 x 12 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-136

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