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Doily (Mexico), early 19th century

This is a Doily. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1923. Its medium is cotton, glass beads and its technique is embroidery. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by A. Algara R. de Terreros. It is credited Gift of A. Algara R. de Terreros.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 26.3 x 14.5 cm (10 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Doily (Mexico), early 19th century; cotton, glass beads; H x W: 26.3 x 14.5 cm (10 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.); Gift of A. Algara R. de Terreros; 1923-45-17

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