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Rank Badge (China), 18th century

This is a Rank badge. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk and metallic yarns and its technique is pekin stitch and couching on satin weave ground. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Estate of Mrs. Robert H. Patterson and catalogued by Elizabeth Haynes. It is credited Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Robert H. Patterson.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 28.4 x 28.7 cm (11 3/16 x 11 5/16 in.)

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Rank Badge (China), 18th century; silk and metallic yarns; H x W: 28.4 x 28.7 cm (11 3/16 x 11 5/16 in.); Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Robert H. Patterson; 1941-31-53

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