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Textile (France), ca. 1925

This is a Textile. It is dated ca. 1925 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is cut and voided supplementary warp pile in a plain compound foundation (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: 28.5 x 79.5 cm (11 1/4 x 31 5/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Labeled: #5454 Velours Riche Pagliacci

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Textile (France), ca. 1925; silk, metallic thread; H x W: 28.5 x 79.5 cm (11 1/4 x 31 5/16 in.); Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg; 1938-82-199

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