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Fragment (France), early 18th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated early 18th century and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is silk and its technique is compound weave with supplementary weft patterning (brocade). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961). It is credited Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 51.5 × 50 cm (20 1/4 × 19 11/16 in.)

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Fragment (France), early 18th century; silk; H x W: 51.5 × 50 cm (20 1/4 × 19 11/16 in.); Gift of Richard C. Greenleaf; 1952-127-21

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