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Fragments (England), 1700–1750

This is a Fragments. It is dated 1700–1750 and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is silk and metallic thread and its technique is warp-oriented plain weave pattern by continuous and discontinuous supplementary wefts. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. John Hay Whitney.

Its dimensions are

Repeat H: 45 cm (17 11/16 in.) Warp x Weft: 97.8 x 51.4 cm (38 1/2 x 20 1/4 in.)

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Fragments (England), 1700–1750; silk and metallic thread; Repeat H: 45 cm (17 11/16 in.) Warp x Weft: 97.8 x 51.4 cm (38 1/2 x 20 1/4 in.); 1985-38-2-a,b

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Huguenot Legacy: English Silver, 1680-1760 from the Alan & Simone Hartman Collection.

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