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Textile, Diplin, 1962

This is a Textile. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and produced by Herman Miller Furniture Company. It is dated 1962 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is linen (77%) and cotton (23%) and its technique is widely spaced gauze weave with long weft floats. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

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

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 61 cm (12 x 24 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile, Diplin, 1962; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); linen (77%) and cotton (23%); Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 61 cm (12 x 24 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-1172

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