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1965

  • Work on this object began.

1969

  • We acquired this object.

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Sample, Toostripe, 1965

This is a Sample. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and manufactured by Orinoka Mills and produced by Herman Miller Furniture Company. It is dated 1965 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is cotton (46%), wool (33%), and nylon (21%) and its technique is warp-faced twill. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Alexander Hayden Girard. It is credited Gift of Alexander H. Girard.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 31.1 cm (12 x 12 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Sample, Toostripe, 1965; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); USA; cotton (46%), wool (33%), and nylon (21%); Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 31.1 cm (12 x 12 1/4 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-744

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