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Fragment (France), 18th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is silk and its technique is warp-faced plain weave foundation with discontinuous supplementary wefts bound on the front in 3/1 twill and free-floating on the back. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Clara Waldeck.

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Fragment (France), 18th century; silk; 1972-81-6-a-1,2

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18478599/ |title=Fragment (France), 18th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=21 October 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>