In January 2017, our fourth floor will be transformed into a new destination for historical education and innovation. During the current renovation, objects from our permanent collection are on view throughout the Museum.
ca. 1712 with several alterations into the 20th century
Silk brocade, needlepoint lace; silk chiffon
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White and red background with red and white text: ""I Do" / support / marriage / equality / www.meny.us"
Officially founded in 2001, Marriage Equality USA is a volunteer-driven national grassroots organization whose mission is: "To secure legally recognized civil marriage equality for all, without regard to sexual orientation or gender identity, at the state and federal level through grassroots organizing, education, action and partnerships".
Gift of Asher Jacobs
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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