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1940

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Textile, Nippon, a. 1940s; b.; c. 1950s

This is a Textile. It was company: F. Schumacher & Co.. It is dated a. 1940s; b.; c. 1950s and we acquired it in 1979. Its medium is cotton and its technique is roller printed on plain weave foundation, glazed. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a): 32.5 x 22.5 x 1.3 cm (12 13/16 x 8 7/8 x 1/2 in.) Warp x Weft (b): 104 x 91.5 cm (40 15/16 x 36 in.) Warp x Weft (c): 104 x 91.5 cm (40 15/16 x 36 in.) Repeat H (pattern): 52.1 cm (20 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

at edge "Fast Color" and "Nippon".

Cite this object as

Textile, Nippon, a. 1940s; b.; c. 1950s; Company: F. Schumacher & Co. (United States); USA; cotton; H x W x D (a): 32.5 x 22.5 x 1.3 cm (12 13/16 x 8 7/8 x 1/2 in.) Warp x Weft (b): 104 x 91.5 cm (40 15/16 x 36 in.) Warp x Weft (c): 104 x 91.5 cm (40 15/16 x 36 in.) Repeat H (pattern): 52.1 cm (20 1/2 in.); Gift of Mrs. R. Curt Hasenclever; 1979-9-39-a/c

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