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Fragments (France), 18th century

This is a Fragments. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk and metallic thread. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Carole Frankel. It is credited Gift of Carole Frankel.

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Fragments (France), 18th century; silk and metallic thread; Gift of Carole Frankel; 1981-47-1-a,b

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