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1955

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Sample, Jacob's Coat, 1955

This is a Sample. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and produced by Herman Miller Furniture Company. It is dated 1955 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is wool (83%) and cotton (17%) and its technique is warp-faced twill. 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: 29.2 x 27.9 cm (11 1/2 x 11 in.)

Cite this object as

Sample, Jacob's Coat, 1955; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); USA; wool (83%) and cotton (17%); Warp x Weft: 29.2 x 27.9 cm (11 1/2 x 11 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-802

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