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Textile (USA), 1947

This is a Textile. It was designed by Dorothy Wright Liebes. It is dated 1947 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is cotton, gold and silver metallic strips and its technique is machine woven. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 40.9 x 34.3 cm (16 1/8 x 13 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (USA), 1947; Designed by Dorothy Wright Liebes (American, 1897–1972); cotton, gold and silver metallic strips; Warp x Weft: 40.9 x 34.3 cm (16 1/8 x 13 1/2 in.); 1948-26-22

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