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Wrapper (Ethiopia), 1969

This is a Wrapper. It is dated 1969 and we acquired it in 1970. Its medium is cotton and its technique is plain weave with complementary weft float patterning. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Calvin W. Stillman and catalogued by Milton Sonday. It is credited Gift of Mrs Calvin W. Stillman.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 234 x 160 cm (7 ft. 8 1/8 in. x 5 ft. 3 in.)

Cite this object as

Wrapper (Ethiopia), 1969; cotton; Warp x Weft: 234 x 160 cm (7 ft. 8 1/8 in. x 5 ft. 3 in.); Gift of Mrs Calvin W. Stillman; 1970-14-1-b

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