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1915

  • Work on this object began.

1925

  • Work on this object ended.

1938

  • We acquired this object.

2012

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Textile (France), ca. 1920

This is a Textile. It is dated ca. 1920 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk and its technique is cut, uncut and voided supplementary warp pile in a satin foundation (ciselé velvet). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Unknown. It is credited Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 26.8 x 79.7 cm (10 9/16 x 31 3/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Labeled: 5923

Cite this object as

Textile (France), ca. 1920; silk; H x W: 26.8 x 79.7 cm (10 9/16 x 31 3/8 in.); Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg; 1938-82-196-c

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