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1937

  • Work on this object began.

1961

  • Work on this object ended.

1984

  • We acquired this object.

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Samples (USA), 1937–61

This is a Samples. It was designed by Marianne Strengell and made by Marianne Strengell. It is dated 1937–61 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is bast fiber, wool and its technique is plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Marianne Strengell. It is credited Gift of Marianne Strengell.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 53 x 18 cm (20 7/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Samples (USA), 1937–61; Designed by Marianne Strengell (Finnish, active USA, 1909–1998); bast fiber, wool; Warp x Weft: 53 x 18 cm (20 7/8 x 7 1/16 in.); Gift of Marianne Strengell; 1984-111-62

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