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Fragment (France), ca. 1725

This is a Fragment. It is dated ca. 1725 and we acquired it in 1923. Its medium is carved wood covered with gesso and gilded. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 40 x 34.5 x 6.5 cm (15 3/4 x 13 9/16 x 2 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Fragment (France), ca. 1725; carved wood covered with gesso and gilded; H x W x D: 40 x 34.5 x 6.5 cm (15 3/4 x 13 9/16 x 2 9/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1923-22-73

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