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Carpet Fragment, ca. 1885

This is a Carpet fragment. It is dated ca. 1885 and we acquired it in 1956. Its medium is wool on linen and cotton and its technique is warp pile on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mary M. Kenway. It is credited Gift of Mary M. Kenway from the estate of Sarah B. Russell.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 67 × 34 cm (26 3/8 × 13 3/8 in.)

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Carpet Fragment, ca. 1885; Previously owned by Estate of Sarah B. Russell ; wool on linen and cotton; H x W: 67 × 34 cm (26 3/8 × 13 3/8 in.); Gift of Mary M. Kenway from the estate of Sarah B. Russell; 1956-42-72-b

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