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Length

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk
Dimensions:
512 x 29 1/4 in. (1300.48 x 74.30 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of Annette Young, in memory of her brother, Innis Young, 1954
Accession Number:
54.27.10
Not on view
Inscription: Woven, at both ends: "Given by the official in charge of the transportation of salt in central China"; in ink: measurements of the piece; seal, in red: unreadable by Fong Chow
Annette Innis Young , Poughkeepsie, NY (until 1954; donated to MMA)
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