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1997

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Ceremonial Banner (North Vietnam), 20th century

This is a Ceremonial banner. It is dated 20th century and we acquired it in 1997. Its medium is cotton, silk and its technique is weft-oriented twill. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was purchased from Douglas Dawson and fund: Grodzins/Roy and Niuta Titus Acquisitions Fund. It is credited Museum purchase from Roy and Niuta Titus Foundation Fund and through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane.

Its dimensions are

H x W (selvedge to selvedge): 775 x 58 cm (305 1/8 in. x 22 6/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Ceremonial Banner (North Vietnam), 20th century; cotton, silk; H x W (selvedge to selvedge): 775 x 58 cm (305 1/8 in. x 22 6/8 in.); Museum purchase from Roy and Niuta Titus Foundation Fund and through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1997-2-1

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