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Collection: Elizabeth Dodge Haxall Collection
Object Id Number: 86.2.86
Object Name: Hanging
Date Item Created: 17th century
Description: Woven panel. Gold, green and brown asian brocade with butterflies, caterpillars, medallions with leaves. The piece is worked in 4 strips and basted together. Mitered corners, stitches on foldlines indicate piece once had a lining. Remains of glaze/paint on surface. Identified by Dr. Charles Dibble as 17th century Japanese weave - Persian influence. Densei-hin?(can't read on catalog card)
Subjects: Woven -Twill (Udf3)
Floral/Figural (Udf6)
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