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Textile (France), late 18th–early 19th century

This is a Textile. It is dated late 18th–early 19th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk on silk and its technique is chain stitch on satin foundation. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W (b): 111.8 x 50.2 cm (44 x 19 3/4 in.)

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Textile (France), late 18th–early 19th century; silk on silk; H x W (b): 111.8 x 50.2 cm (44 x 19 3/4 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-1250-b/c

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