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Fragment (France), early 19th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is crewel wool on cotton and its technique is long and short satin, and stem stitch embroidery on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper. It is credited Gift of the estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 61 x 44 cm (24 in. x 17 5/16 in.)

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Fragment (France), early 19th century; crewel wool on cotton; H x W: 61 x 44 cm (24 in. x 17 5/16 in.); Gift of the estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper; 1957-180-102

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