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Textile sample

Museum number:
2-68315a-c
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm210268315a@2dc
Accession number:
Acc.3032 and Acc.3032.01
Object count:
3
Description:
Sample for blinds or room partition. Warp is orange, brown, green chenille and rayon. Weft is (a) white, tan, brown, orange reed and metal slats with alternating bands of color and exposed weft; (b) tan metal slats; (c) white metal and reed slats. (a) Height 28 cm. Width 61 cm. (b) Height 29 cm. Width 61 cm. (c) Height 13 cm. Width 61 cm. Materials: reed, metal, cotton, rayon. Technique: plain weave. Context of use: industrial textile.
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:
Cotton (textile), 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 11 inches
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