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Silk panel with archaic pattern of stylized dragons and pictoral scene of two dragons rising out of waves on either side of a mountain. Background grid with stars and hexagons containing ornaments. Side borders of dragons. Mounted on paper and ink inscription "sung brocade material for an...

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Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Deering Danielson

Chinese, 16th century (?)

Object Place

China

Accession Number

1982.980

Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes