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Pendents (For Bed Curtains)

A work made of silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:3 's' twill interlacings.
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  • A work made of silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:3 's' twill interlacings.

Date:

Qing dynasty (1644–1911), 1736/95

Artist:

Manchu
China

About this artwork

Status

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Department

Textiles

Culture

Manchu

Title

Pendents (For Bed Curtains)

Place

China (Object made in)

Date

Made 1736–1795

Medium

Silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:3 'S' twill interlacings

Dimensions

271.7 × 21.3 cm (107 × 8 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Orientals

Reference Number

1936.131a

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