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Fragment, 17th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated 17th century. Its medium is silk and metal thread and its technique is appliqué on velvet. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor Garnier Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 11.5 x 10.2 cm (4 1/2 in. x 4 in.)

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Fragment, 17th century; Previously owned by James Jackson Jarves (American, 1818 - 1888); silk and metal thread; H x W: 11.5 x 10.2 cm (4 1/2 in. x 4 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1896-1-18

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