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Textile (England), 1750–59

This is a Textile. It is dated 1750–59 and we acquired it in 1950. Its medium is silk, metallic threads and its technique is plain weave with continuous and discontinuous supplementary weft patterning (brocade). It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 87 x 54.9 cm (34 1/4 x 21 5/8 in.)

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Textile (England), 1750–59; silk, metallic threads; H x W: 87 x 54.9 cm (34 1/4 x 21 5/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1950-49-3

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