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Eyeglass Case with Banner and Books

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk and metallic thread tapestry (kesi), with some painted detail
Dimensions:
5 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (13.34 x 5.71 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Bequest of William Christian Paul, 1929
Accession Number:
30.75.693
Not on view
William Christian Paul , the Bronx, NY (until d. 1929)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The "Hundred Antiques" in Chinese Textiles," February 8, 2006–July 30, 2006.

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