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Textile (China), 19th century

This is a Textile. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk and its technique is cut and uncut supplementary warp pile in a twill foundation (ciselé velvet). It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 275 x 189.2 cm (9 ft. 1/4 in. x 6 ft. 2 1/2 in.)

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Textile (China), 19th century; silk; H x W: 275 x 189.2 cm (9 ft. 1/4 in. x 6 ft. 2 1/2 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-1284

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