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Livery Trimming, 18th century

This is a Livery trimming. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1905. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is woven. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 17.5 x 4.6 cm (6 7/8 x 1 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Livery Trimming, 18th century; silk, metallic thread; H x W: 17.5 x 4.6 cm (6 7/8 x 1 13/16 in.); 1905-2-8

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