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What is this?

Green warp and weft with supplementary wefts in blue, green and purple, forming diamonds, squares and triangles. Serged on two sides and cut on two sides.

This is a sample from United States. It is dated 1954 and we acquired it in 1969. Gift of Alexander H. Girard. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

medium: 36% spun rayon, 45% metallic plastic, 9% cotton, 10% rayon technique: machine woven plain weave with supplementary weft

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 30.5 cm (12 x 12 in.)

It has the following markings

Herman Miller Paper label attached to lower right corner.

This object was manufactured by Orinoka Mills and designed by Alexander Hayden Girard

This object was donated by Alexander Hayden Girard

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