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Sutra cover (one of pair)

Silk kesi (tapestry); design of ladies with peonies and animals.

Credit Line

Gift of Lisbet Homes

Chinese, Ming dynasty, 14th or 15th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

4 x 12 cm (1 9/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1990.629

Medium or Technique

Silk tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles