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1902

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2015

2019

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Fragment (China), 19th century

This is a Fragment. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, metallic threads and its technique is compound satin. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

Its dimensions are

H x W (a): 30.5 x 42.3 cm (12 in. x 16 5/8 in.) H x W (b): 8.5 x 25.6 cm (3 3/8 x 10 in.) H x W (c): 9 x 21.5 cm (3 1/2 x 8 3/8 in.) H x W (d): 6.3 x 30.1 cm (2 1/2 x 11 7/8 in.) H x W (e): 6.1 x 13.4 cm (2 3/8 x 5 1/4 in.) H x W (f): 3.7 x 12.7 cm (1 3/8 in. x 5 in.) H x W (g): 9.5 x 4.2 cm (3 3/4 x 1 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Fragment (China), 19th century; Previously owned by Francisco Miquel y Badía (Spanish, 1840–1899); silk, metallic threads; H x W (a): 30.5 x 42.3 cm (12 in. x 16 5/8 in.) H x W (b): 8.5 x 25.6 cm (3 3/8 x 10 in.) H x W (c): 9 x 21.5 cm (3 1/2 x 8 3/8 in.) H x W (d): 6.3 x 30.1 cm (2 1/2 x 11 7/8 in.) H x W (e): 6.1 x 13.4 cm (2 3/8 x 5 1/4 in.) H x W (f): 3.7 x 12.7 cm (1 3/8 in. x 5 in.) H x W (g): 9.5 x 4.2 cm (3 3/4 x 1 5/8 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-282-a/g

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