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1940

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1955

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Textile (China), 1940–55

This is a Textile. It is dated 1940–55 and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is silk and its technique is compound twill. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 69.2 x 37.1 cm (27 1/4 x 14 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (China), 1940–55; silk; H x W: 69.2 x 37.1 cm (27 1/4 x 14 5/8 in.); 1955-9-1

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