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Textile (airline Upholstery) (USA), a. 1920s; b. 19th century

This is a Textile (airline upholstery). It was company: F. Schumacher & Co.. It is dated a. 1920s; b. 19th century and we acquired it in 1979. Its technique is a: combination of two structures. b: satin with continuous supplementary wefts. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Mrs. R. Curt Hasenclever.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft (a; weft selvedge to selvedge): 41.5 x 131 cm (16 5/16 x 51 9/16 in.) Warp x Weft (b): 16 x 55 cm (6 5/16 x 21 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

attached label " COTTON AND RAYON DAMASK. Art moderne pattern. Design taken from an old Chinese document, attached."

Cite this object as

Textile (airline Upholstery) (USA), a. 1920s; b. 19th century; Company: F. Schumacher & Co. (United States); Warp x Weft (a; weft selvedge to selvedge): 41.5 x 131 cm (16 5/16 x 51 9/16 in.) Warp x Weft (b): 16 x 55 cm (6 5/16 x 21 5/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. R. Curt Hasenclever; 1979-9-29-a,b

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