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Trimming (France), 18th century

This is a Trimming. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1909. Its medium is silk and its technique is supplementary warp pile on satin ground (velvet). It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 22 x 4.9 cm (8 11/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Trimming (France), 18th century; silk; H x W: 22 x 4.9 cm (8 11/16 x 1 15/16 in.); 1909-2-2

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