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Fragment, 17th–early 18th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated 17th–early 18th century and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is silk, metallic yarns and its technique is twill weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 12.7 × 4.1 cm (5 × 1 5/8 in.)

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Fragment, 17th–early 18th century; silk, metallic yarns; H x W: 12.7 × 4.1 cm (5 × 1 5/8 in.); 1949-99-4-g

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