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Embroidery Sample (USA), ca. 1920–40

This is a Embroidery sample. It was designed by Alberto Fasola and manufactured by Rialto Art Embroidery. It is dated ca. 1920–40 and we acquired it in 2007. Its medium is rayon, sequins, beads, metallic yarns and its technique is hand embroidered. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Maria L. Budeiri and Najib A. Budeiri. It is credited Gift of the Budeiri Family in memory of Alberto Fasola.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 21 × 62.9 cm (8 1/4 × 24 3/4 in.)

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Embroidery Sample (USA), ca. 1920–40; Designed by Alberto Fasola (1892 – 1978); rayon, sequins, beads, metallic yarns; H x W: 21 × 62.9 cm (8 1/4 × 24 3/4 in.); Gift of the Budeiri Family in memory of Alberto Fasola; 2007-17-26

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