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Samples (USA), 1937–61

This is a Samples. It was designed by Marianne Strengell. It is dated 1937–61 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is rayon and its technique is machine woven. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Marianne Strengell. It is credited Gift of Marianne Strengell.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft (a): 44.5 x 52 cm (17 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Samples (USA), 1937–61; Designed by Marianne Strengell (Finnish, active USA, 1909–1998); rayon; Warp x Weft (a): 44.5 x 52 cm (17 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.); Gift of Marianne Strengell; 1984-111-4-a/c

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