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Textile, early 19th century

This is a Textile. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is plain weave with supplementary weft and moiré. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt, from the textile collection of Mrs. Abram Stevens Hewitt.

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Textile, early 19th century; Previously owned by Mrs. Abram S. Hewitt (American, 1830–1912); silk, metallic thread; Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt, from the textile collection of Mrs. Abram Stevens Hewitt; 1931-4-35-a/g

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