Lot of Syrian silk cocoons, 1913

Lot of Syrian silk cocoons, 1913

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Lot of Syrian silk cocoons, 1913. In a tall glass jar with a stopper. Cream-colored.. Regular commercial grade. Purchased in Lyons, France, in August 1913, Given by the Philadelphia Commercial Musem in 1914, along with several other silk-related specimens.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cocoons, silkworm
date made
ca. 1913
place made
Syria
ID Number
TE.T02081.000
accession number
57520
catalog number
T2081
Credit Line
Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum, 1914
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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