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Mirror Case with Design of Boys at Play

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk and metallic-thread embroidery on silk gauze
Dimensions:
Overall: 16 1/2 x 16 1/2 in. (41.9 x 41.9 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Bequest of William Christian Paul, 1929
Accession Number:
30.75.61
Not on view
William Christian Paul , the Bronx, NY (until d. 1929)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Chinese Textiles," July 23, 2005–October 29, 2005.

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