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2010.21.8 - Embroidered Dark Blue and Cream Fragmentary Panel

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Object Typepanel Artistunknown Date Made18th-19th century

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Object Typepanel Artistunknown Date Made18th-19th century
Accession Number 2010.21.8 Title Embroidered Dark Blue and Cream Fragmentary Panel Category textiles Object Type panel Artist unknown Date Made 18th-19th century Place Made China Culture Chinese Period Qing 18th-19th centuries Materials Silk tapestry embroidered with metal-wrapped threads and lined with silk Materials Glossary Embroidery View Materials Glossary Details » Measurements overall: 143 cm x 234 cm Description
Upper dark blue silk ground panel has a five-clawed gold dragon, flanked by two gold dragons, surrounded by eight buddhist symbols, flaming pearls, bats, peaches and etc. The lower panel in cream coloured silk has…
Upper dark blue silk ground panel has a five-clawed gold dragon, flanked by two gold dragons, surrounded by eight buddhist symbols, flaming pearls, bats, peaches and etc. The lower panel in cream coloured silk has nine gold dragons, surrounded by the eight treasures.
Credit Line Gift of Sandy and Cécile Mactaggart
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"2010.21.8 - Embroidered Dark Blue and Cream Fragmentary Panel, Mactaggart Art Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/21-23814. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.