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1944

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Cushion Cover (China), 17th century

This is a Cushion cover. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1944. Its medium is silk and its technique is plain weave with discontinuous wefts (tapestry or k'ossu). It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 76.2 x 62.2 cm (30 x 24 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Cushion Cover (China), 17th century; silk; H x W: 76.2 x 62.2 cm (30 x 24 1/2 in.); 1944-91-9

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