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What is this?

Grid-based linear design; a is white lines on a blue ground, and b is black lines on a white ground. Each has several smaller samples of alternate colorways attached to the top.

This is a samples from United States. It is dated introduced 1954 and we acquired it in 1991. Gift of Mae Lamar Festa. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

medium: cotton technique: screen printed on plain weave

Its dimensions are

H x W: 62.9 x 61 cm (24 3/4 x 24 in.) Repeat H: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Kon-Tiki designed by Inge Toft A Knoll Textile Screen Print

Knoll Textiles was the producer and Mae Lamar Festa was the donor and Inge Toft was the designer of this object.

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18635905/ |title=Samples, "Kon-Tiki", introduced 1954 |author=Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum |accessdate=24 April 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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