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Eyeglass Case

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
6 1/4 x 2 in. (15.88 x 5.08 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Bequest of William Christian Paul, 1929
Accession Number:
30.75.687
Not on view
William Christian Paul , the Bronx, NY (until d. 1929)
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