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Cover (USA), ca. 1870

This is a Cover. It was designed by Frances Kingsley Reed (American, 1845–1902). It is dated ca. 1870 and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is silk and its technique is embroidered on patchwork of woven fabric and ribbons. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Arthur Stanbury. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Arthur Stanbury.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 146 x 146 cm (57 1/2 x 57 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Cover (USA), ca. 1870; Designed by Frances Kingsley Reed (American, 1845–1902) ; silk; H x W: 146 x 146 cm (57 1/2 x 57 1/2 in.); Gift of Mrs. Arthur Stanbury; 1973-45-2

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