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Medallion

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk and metallic thread embroidery on silk gauze
Dimensions:
Diam. 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.65.28
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.

Fitchburg Art Museum. "Costumes from the Forbidden City," May 15, 1989–August 31, 1989.

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

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