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Textile, Taj Mahal, 1958

This is a Textile. It was manufactured by Chatham Manufacturing Company and made for Chrysler Corporation. It is dated 1958 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is cotton, rayon, lurex and its technique is twill woven with supplementary weft patterning. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Marianne Strengell.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 139 x 156.2 cm (54 3/4 x 61 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile, Taj Mahal, 1958; Manufactured by Chatham Manufacturing Company ; USA; cotton, rayon, lurex; H x W: 139 x 156.2 cm (54 3/4 x 61 1/2 in.); Gift of Marianne Strengell; 1993-106-1

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