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Dress fabric

Dress fabric

  • Place of origin:

    New York (City) (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Stehli Silks Corporation (textile manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed silk crêpe-de-chine

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Stehli Silks Corporation

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Printed silk crêpe-de-chine with a design of looped and crossing strings of beads, oval-shaped, in green and yellow. The beads are linked by smaller black beads on a white ground.

Place of Origin

New York (City) (made)


ca. 1930 (made)


Stehli Silks Corporation (textile manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Printed silk crêpe-de-chine

Marks and inscriptions

'An Original Stehli Design'
Printed on the selvedge


Height: 20 in, Width: 19.25 in

Object history note

Registered File number 4201/1930.

Descriptive line

Printed silk crêpe-de-chine from Stehli Silks; USA; ca. 1930.


Silk crêpe


Plain weave; Printing

Subjects depicted



Fashion; Textiles


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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