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Valance (Spain), late 17th century

This is a Valance. It is dated late 17th century and we acquired it in 1943. Its medium is silk and its technique is silk and velvet appliqué. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. R. Keith Kane. It is credited Gift of Mrs. R. Keith Kane from the Estate of Mrs. Robert B. Noyes.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 154 x 47 cm (60 5/8 x 18 1/2 in.)

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Valance (Spain), late 17th century; Previously owned by Mrs. Robert B. Noyes ; silk; H x W: 154 x 47 cm (60 5/8 x 18 1/2 in.); Gift of Mrs. R. Keith Kane from the Estate of Mrs. Robert B. Noyes; 1943-5-16

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