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Item Details
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Title
Mulberry Silk
Work Type
Naturals; silk (fiber); Bombyx (genus)
Naturals; Bombyx (genus); silk (fiber)
Material
Materials and Techniques: silk fiber
Description
Mulberry silk is the highest quality silk available for purchase. The unique thing about Mulberry silk is how it is produced. ... The resulting cocoons are spun into raw silk fibers. Because the silkworms of the Bombyx mori moth are fed only Mulberry leaves, the resulting silk is some of the finest available in the world
Repository
University of Pennsylvania Fisher Fine Arts Library Material Collection
Shelf 61
ID Number
n2019020035
Source
Donated by: Gift of Anne Tiballi, University Museum
Form
Fiber
Rights
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File Properties
File Name
n2019020035.tif
SSID
22293814

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