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Object Number: 17974
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Canton
Period: Qing Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: Qing Dynasty - 1894
Early Date: 1644
Late Date: 1894
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Pith
Technique:Painted
Iconography:Flowers
Butterflies
Length: 37cm
Credit Line:Gift of William Pepper, 1894
Other NumberED550 - Museum Education Number
87-12-1 - Found in Collection Number
MA1987-50-1 - Museum Archives Number

Description

Chinese book of pith paper pictures. Book with exquisite paintings of flowers and butterflies.


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