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Asian Art
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Wall Hanging

20th century

Cotton embroidered in a dragon pattern in polychrome silk and metallic threads

68 3/4 × 45 3/4 in. (174.6 × 116.2 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Guy Richards
1977.121
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Showa era (1926–89)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Property of Tenyuji Temple at Otsu by Lake Biva for about 100 years; Benton & Co., Shinmongu, Kyoto, Japan; Mr. and Mrs. Guy Richards

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