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Rank Badge with Bamboo, Cherry Sprays and Waves

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk, metallic thread
Dimensions:
8 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (21.59 x 24.13 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of Alice Boney, 1955
Accession Number:
55.157.3
Not on view
Alice Boney , New York (until 1955; donated to MMA)
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