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What is this?

Crinkled, silver-colored fabric with an undulating purple line along its length.

This is a textile from Japan. It is dated 1989 and we acquired it in 1990. Gift of Arai Creation System. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

medium: nylon, polyester technique: plain weave, patterned with tied-resist dyeing label: tie-dyed nylon and polyester

Its dimensions are

H x W: 602 x 121.9 cm (19 ft. 9 in. x 48 in.)

This object was company: K.K. Arai Creation Systems and designed by Junichi Arai

This object was donated by K.K. Arai Creation Systems and catalogued by Barbara Duggan

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Textile, "Big Wave 2", 1989 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=28 November 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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