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1963

  • Work on this object began.

1969

  • We acquired this object.

2015

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Sample, Polyknit, 1963

This is a Sample. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and manufactured by Joynel Company Inc. and produced by Herman Miller Textiles. It is dated 1963 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is nylon (70%) and rayon (30%) and its technique is pile knit. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Alexander Hayden Girard. It is credited Gift of Alexander H. Girard.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 30.5 cm (12 x 12 in.)

Cite this object as

Sample, Polyknit, 1963; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); nylon (70%) and rayon (30%); Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 30.5 cm (12 x 12 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-468

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