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Rug

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
late 19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Foundation: silk and cotton warp, cotton weft; silk pile; metallic thread ground
Dimensions:
84 x 50 in. (213.36 x 127 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Rugs
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Colvin, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.416
Not on view
Inscription: Tapestry-woven, Wuying yu yong (for imperial use in the Wuying [Hall])
Read by James C. Y. Watt, 9/2000.
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