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Medallion

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
17th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Gold-wrapped silk (kesi)
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1942
Accession Number:
42.74.6
Not on view
New York. China House Gallery. "Kesi and Silk Tapestry," March 24, 1971–May 27, 1971.

New York. China Institute in America. "Treasures from the Metropolitan Museum," October 24, 1979–January 27, 1980.

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