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Trimming (USA), 19th century

This is a Trimming. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Norvin Hewitt Green. It is credited Gift of Norvin Hewitt Green.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 5 × 9 cm (1 15/16 × 3 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Trimming (USA), 19th century; silk; H x W: 5 × 9 cm (1 15/16 × 3 9/16 in.); Gift of Norvin Hewitt Green; 1938-58-1138

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