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Scarf (Japan)

This is a Scarf. It was designed by Junichi Arai. It is dated 1993 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is warp: polyester thread; weft: metallic slit film and its technique is transfer printed on randomly folded plain weave; folds heat-set. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Junichi Arai.

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Its dimensions are

H x W: 83.8 x 78.7 cm (33 x 31 in.)

Cite this object as

Scarf (Japan); Designed by Junichi Arai (Japanese, 1932 - 2017); warp: polyester thread; weft: metallic slit film; H x W: 83.8 x 78.7 cm (33 x 31 in.); Gift of Junichi Arai; 1993-118-3

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