Textile, Kilometer 177 ½
This is a Textile. It was designed by Sheila Hicks. It is dated 2002–03 and we acquired it in 2006. Its medium is cotton, leather, silk, linen, wool and its technique is plain weave with discontinuous wefts (slit tapestry), four selvedges. It is a part of the Textiles department.
It is credited
Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 27 × 22.5 cm (10 5/8 × 8 7/8 in.)
Cite this object as
Textile, Kilometer 177 ½; Designed by Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934); France; cotton, leather, silk, linen, wool; H x W: 27 × 22.5 cm (10 5/8 × 8 7/8 in.); Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund; 2006-13-6
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Looking Forward/ Looking Back: Recent Acquisitions in 20th- and 21st-Century Design.