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Textile (France), ca. 1805

This is a Textile. It was manufactured by Séguin et Cie. It is dated ca. 1805 and we acquired it in 1937. Its medium is silk, metal-wrapped silk threads, smooth and frisé and its technique is 8-harness satin patterned with continuous and discontinuous supplementary wefts and supplementary binding warp. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Herman A. Elsberg. It is credited Gift of Herman A. Elsberg on the Fortieth Anniversary of the Museum.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 28.1 x 58.6 cm (11 1/16 x 23 1/16 in.)

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Textile (France), ca. 1805; Manufactured by Séguin et Cie ; silk, metal-wrapped silk threads, smooth and frisé; H x W: 28.1 x 58.6 cm (11 1/16 x 23 1/16 in.); Gift of Herman A. Elsberg on the Fortieth Anniversary of the Museum; 1937-63-4

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