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Temple Hanging (China), 13th century (bodhisattva), 18th–19th century (hanging)

This is a Temple hanging. It is dated 13th century (bodhisattva), 18th–19th century (hanging) and we acquired it in 1987. Its medium is silk, metal threads, paperƒ and its technique is the bodhisattva is needle looping technique; the hanging is made from various woven fabrics sewn together. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Regents Collections Acquisition Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 64.5 x 20 cm (25 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Temple Hanging (China), 13th century (bodhisattva), 18th–19th century (hanging); silk, metal threads, paperƒ; H x W: 64.5 x 20 cm (25 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Regents Collections Acquisition Fund; 1987-7-1

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