Object Place: China
Overall: 43.5 x 53 cm (17 1/8 x 20 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk tapestry weave (kesi)
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Woven with silk and gold thread made with gilded paper. Deep reddish salmon ground with a design of clouds, bats, and a dragon surmounting the waves, from which three mountains rise. The colors of the design are buff, violet, green, black, and gold. Made to be used with 98.208-211.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection