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What is this?

Printed textile with large scale repeating design of kidney shapes: solidl light purple, outlined in light blue, or with a white dotted outline, on a printed black ground.

This is a printed textile from Finland. It is dated 1977 and we acquired it in 1979. Gift of Marimekko, Inc.. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

medium: cotton technique: screen printed on plain weave label: screen printed cotton

Its dimensions are

H x W: 353.1 x 137.2 cm (139 x 54 in.) Repeat H: 177.2 cm (69 3/4 in.)

This object was manufactured by Marimekko Oy and designed by Pentti Rinta

This object was donated by Marimekko, Inc.

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