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2005.5.537.2 - Silk Tapestry Weave Panel

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Object Typepanel Artistunknown Date Madeca. 1900

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Object Typepanel Artistunknown Date Madeca. 1900
Accession Number 2005.5.537.2 Title Silk Tapestry Weave Panel 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; tapestry weave Materials Glossary Tapestry Weave; Brocade View Materials Glossary Details » View Materials Glossary Details » Measurements overall: 68.8 cm x 50.2 cm Description
Silk tapestry weave panel with fragment of a five-clawed dragon trimmed with brocade fabric and lined with plain silk. The dragon is green with peacock-feather threads and surrounded by clouds, flaming pearl, and…
Silk tapestry weave panel with fragment of a five-clawed dragon trimmed with brocade fabric and lined with plain silk. The dragon is green with peacock-feather threads and surrounded by clouds, 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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"2005.5.537.2 - Silk Tapestry Weave Panel, Mactaggart Art Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/21-20827. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.


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