Sample, Gemstones, 1954
This is a Sample. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and produced by Herman Miller Textiles and manufactured by Orinoka Mills. It is dated 1954 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is 36% spun rayon, 45% metallic plastic, 9% cotton, 10% rayon and its technique is twill weave with supplementary weft patterning. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Alexander Hayden Girard.
It is credited
Gift of Alexander H. Girard.
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.
Cite this object as
Sample, Gemstones, 1954; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); USA; 36% spun rayon, 45% metallic plastic, 9% cotton, 10% rayon; Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 30.5 cm (12 x 12 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-52