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Textile sample

Museum number:
2-68314
Permalink:
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Accession number:
Acc.3032 and Acc.3032.01
Object count:
1
Description:
Sample for blinds or room partition. Warp is white chenille, rayon, gold mylar and mylar braid, yellow rayon. Weft is reed, bamboo slat and white chenille, silver rayon and mylar. Height 31 cm. Width 61 cm. Materials: reed, bamboo slating, rayon, mylar, mylar braid, chenille. Technique: plain weave. Context of use: industrial textile. Dorothy Liebes Estate
Donor:
Design Department (UC Berkeley) and Dorothy Liebes
Collection place:
United States
Verbatim coll. place:
U.S.A.
Culture or time period:
United States Historic
Maker or artist:
Dorothy Liebes
Materials:
Bamboo (material), Lurex ™, Metal, and Reed
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1974
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 24 inches and width 15 inches
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