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Fragment (China)

This is a Fragment. We acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, gilded paper and its technique is 4&1 satin with discontinuous supplementary wefts. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

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Fragment (China); Previously owned by Francisco Miquel y Badía (Spanish, 1840–1899); silk, gilded paper; Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-922-a/d

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