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Rank Badge with Mythological Animal

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
late 16th–early 17th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk tapestry (kesi)
Dimensions:
13 3/4 x 14 1/2 in. (34.9 x 36.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.65.29
Not on view
[ Julia St. Clair Krenz , New York, until 1936; sold to MMA]
New York. Brooklyn Museum. "Exhibition of Techniques in Chinese Art," April 8, 1938–June 6, 1938.

Hartford. Wadsworth Atheneum. "2000 Years of Tapestry Weaving: a Loan Exhibition," December 7, 1951–January 27, 1952.

Baltimore Museum of Art. "2000 Years of Tapestry Weaving: a Loan Exhibition," February 27, 1952–March 25, 2952.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Chinese Textiles," 2007.

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