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Woven with silk and gold thread made of gilded paper. Deep reddish-salmon ground with the design of clouds, bats, and two fish tied together woven with lavender, buff, green, black and gold. Made to be used with 98.208-211.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John L. Ross

Chinese, 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 30.8 x 59.5 cm (12 1/8 x 23 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.209

Medium or Technique

Silk tapestry weave (kesi)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles