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2005.5.537 - Two Silk Tapestry Weave Panels

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Object Typepanel Artistunknown Date Madeca. 1900

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Object Typepanel Artistunknown Date Madeca. 1900
Accession Number 2005.5.537 Title Two Silk Tapestry Weave Panels Category textiles Object Type panel Artist unknown Date Made ca. 1900 Place Made China Culture Chinese Period Qing 20th century Materials gold wrapped silk thread; peacock feathers; silk; silk brocade; silk satin; tapestry weave Materials Glossary Tapestry Weave; Brocade View Materials Glossary Details » View Materials Glossary Details » Description
Two silk tapestry weave panels with fragment of a five-clawed dragon trimmed with brocade fabric and lined with plain silk. Dragons are green with peacock-feather threads and surrounded by clouds, a flaming pearl, and…
Two silk tapestry weave panels with fragment of a five-clawed dragon trimmed with brocade fabric and lined with plain silk. Dragons are green with peacock-feather threads and surrounded by clouds, a flaming pearl, and waves. Gold metal-wrapped threads outline dragon, clouds, and waves.
Credit Line Gift of Sandy and Cécile Mactaggart

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"2005.5.537 - Two Silk Tapestry Weave Panels, Mactaggart Art Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/21-19759. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.


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2005.5.537 - Two Silk Tapestry Weave Panels

Object Type panel Artist unknown Date Made ca. 1900
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