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1964

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Hanging (Italy), late 18th–early 19th century

This is a Hanging. It is dated late 18th–early 19th century and we acquired it in 1964. Its medium is silk on silk foundation, metallic thread and its technique is embroidered. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. James M. Breed. It is credited Gift of Mrs. James M. Breed.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 188 x 112 cm (6 ft. 2 in. x 44 1/8 in.)

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Hanging (Italy), late 18th–early 19th century; silk on silk foundation, metallic thread; H x W: 188 x 112 cm (6 ft. 2 in. x 44 1/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. James M. Breed; 1964-18-5

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