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Case (China), 19th century

This is a Case. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1939. Its medium is silk, metallic thread, glass bead and its technique is embroidered in tent stitch. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

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Its dimensions are

H x W: 33 x 7 cm (13 x 2 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Case (China), 19th century; silk, metallic thread, glass bead; H x W: 33 x 7 cm (13 x 2 3/4 in.); 1939-37-17

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