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Mandarin Square

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Native Name:
P'u-Fang
P'u-Tze
Object Number:
52-23-99
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Chinese
Provenience:
China
Period:
Qing Dynasty
Date Made:
Qing Dynasty
Early Date:
1644
Late Date:
1912
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Silk
Technique:
Embroidered
Description:
Panel with two dragons; not a square of rank. This is a common folk motif executed in folk embroidery techniques. Probably made for a bridal pillow (or some other useful function) for a wedding gift.
Credit Line:
Purchased from J. S. Letcher

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