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Textile (France), ca. 1919

This is a Textile. It is dated ca. 1919 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk, metallic thread and its technique is cut and voided suppplementary warp pile in a plain satin 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

Warp x Weft: 74 x 78.1 cm (29 1/8 x 30 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Labeled: #4153 Velours Drap Metal

Cite this object as

Textile (France), ca. 1919; silk, metallic thread; Warp x Weft: 74 x 78.1 cm (29 1/8 x 30 3/4 in.); Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg; 1938-82-200-d

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