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Panel

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk tapestry (<i>kesi</i>)

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Lt. Col. G. B. Croft-Lyons FSA

  • Museum number:

    T.152-1926

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Panel of tapestry-woven silk. On a turquoise-blue ground is woven a four-clawed dragon in three shades of buff, purple, green, black and gold.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk tapestry (kesi)

Dimensions

Length: 13.875 in, Width: 13.875 in

Object history note

Registered File number 1926/6626.

Descriptive line

Panel, silk tapestry (kesi), China, Qing dynasty, late 18th century

Materials

Silk (textile)

Techniques

Tapestry

Subjects depicted

Dragons

Categories

Textiles; Tapestry

Collection

East Asia Collection

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