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1937

  • Work on this object began.

1961

  • Work on this object ended.

1984

  • We acquired this object.

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Sample (USA), 1937–61

This is a Sample. It was designed by Marianne Strengell and made by Marianne Strengell. It is dated 1937–61 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is cotton warp with wool and metallic weft and its technique is stripes of basket weave and plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Marianne Strengell. It is credited Gift of Marianne Strengell.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 37 x 36 cm (14 9/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sample (USA), 1937–61; Designed by Marianne Strengell (Finnish, active USA, 1909–1998); cotton warp with wool and metallic weft; Warp x Weft: 37 x 36 cm (14 9/16 x 14 3/16 in.); Gift of Marianne Strengell; 1984-111-27

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