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Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1948

This is a Couture embroidery sample. It is dated 1948 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is brown cloth, glass beads and its technique is appliqué and embroidery. It is a part of the Textiles department.

  • Knot Brooch, 2007
  • annealed and bent steel jeweler's saw blades, steel.
  • The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
  • 2016-34-48

Its dimensions are

H x W: 43 x 39 cm (16 15/16 x 15 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Couture Embroidery Sample (USA), 1948; brown cloth, glass beads; H x W: 43 x 39 cm (16 15/16 x 15 3/8 in.); 1948-38-4

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