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Textile, Perlo Print, 1950–55

This is a Textile. It was manufactured by The United Piece Dye Works. It is dated 1950–55 and we acquired it in 1956. Its medium is cotton and its technique is roller printed plain weave with dye-cut perforations, chemical sealant. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 177.2 x 111.8 cm (5 ft. 9 3/4 in. x 44 in.)

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Textile, Perlo Print, 1950–55; Manufactured by The United Piece Dye Works ; USA; cotton; H x W: 177.2 x 111.8 cm (5 ft. 9 3/4 in. x 44 in.); 1956-141-1

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