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Border, 17th century

This is a Border. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is linen, silk and its technique is embroidered. It is a part of the Textiles department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W: 13.7 x 42 cm (5 3/8 x 16 9/16 in.)

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Border, 17th century; linen, silk; H x W: 13.7 x 42 cm (5 3/8 x 16 9/16 in.); Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt; 1931-66-144

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