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1960

  • Work on this object began.

1963

  • Work on this object ended.

1971

  • We acquired this object.

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Textile (USA), 1960–63

This is a Textile. It was designed by Mary Walker Phillips and woven by Mary Walker Phillips and student at Cranbrook Academy of Art. It is dated 1960–63 and we acquired it in 1971. Its medium is rovana™ (vinylidene chloride), asbestos and its technique is hand woven plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 290 x 110.5 cm (9 ft. 6 3/16 in. x 43 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (USA), 1960–63; Designed by Mary Walker Phillips (American, 1923–2007); rovana™ (vinylidene chloride), asbestos; Warp x Weft: 290 x 110.5 cm (9 ft. 6 3/16 in. x 43 1/2 in.); 1971-43-2

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