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Textile, ca. 1770

This is a Textile. It is dated ca. 1770 and we acquired it in 1928. Its medium is silk and its technique is chain stitch embroidery on taffeta. It is a part of the Textiles department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W: 22.5 x 23.5 cm (8 7/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

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Textile, ca. 1770; silk; H x W: 22.5 x 23.5 cm (8 7/8 x 9 1/4 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1928-16-12

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