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1947

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Sample (USA), November 1947

This is a Sample. It was designed by Dorothy Wright Liebes and woven by Dorothy Wright Liebes. It is dated November 1947 and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is synthetic and its technique is plain weave with supplementary warp. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Estate of Dorothy (Liebes) Morin. It is credited Gift of the Estate of Dorothy (Liebes) Morin.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 20 x 22 cm (7 7/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

It is inscribed

2378 Dorothy Liebes November 1947

Cite this object as

Sample (USA), November 1947; Designed by Dorothy Wright Liebes (American, 1897–1972); synthetic; Warp x Weft: 20 x 22 cm (7 7/8 x 8 11/16 in.); Gift of the Estate of Dorothy (Liebes) Morin; 1972-75-41

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