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Textile, 19th century

This is a Textile. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is silk and its technique is cut loops of supplementary warp pile (velvet) in a plain weave foundation; tied-resist dyeing in the warp (ikat). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Clara Waldeck. It is credited Gift of Clara Waldeck.

  • Cabinet, ca. 1930
  • thuja burls, primavera, and coromandel ebony.
  • Lent by Milwaukee Art Museum, Purchase, with funds from Demmer Charitable....
  • 45.2016.2

Its dimensions are

H x W: 34 x 32.5 cm (13 3/8 x 12 13/16 in.)

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Textile, 19th century; silk; H x W: 34 x 32.5 cm (13 3/8 x 12 13/16 in.); Gift of Clara Waldeck; 1969-170-9

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