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1957

  • Work on this object began.

1964

  • We acquired this object.

1967

  • Work on this object ended.

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Place Mat (USA), ca. 1962

This is a Place mat. It was designed by Frances Robinson and embroidered by Frances Robinson. It is dated ca. 1962 and we acquired it in 1964. Its medium is linen and its technique is machine embroidered. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Miss Elizabeth Gordon. It is credited Gift of Elizabeth Gordon.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 48.5 x 33 cm (19 1/8 x 13 in.)

Cite this object as

Place Mat (USA), ca. 1962; Designed by Frances Robinson (American, 1904–1993); linen; H x W: 48.5 x 33 cm (19 1/8 x 13 in.); Gift of Elizabeth Gordon; 1964-35-4

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