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Asian Art

“Mandarin square decorated with a silver pheasant, insignia of fifth rank”

1736–95

Silk, worked in satin stitch against a ground of couched gold-wrapped thread

a: 10 9/16 × 10 9/16 in. (26.8 × 26.8 cm)
b: 10 5/16 × 10 13/16 in. (26.2 × 27.4 cm)
Anonymous gift
1939.231a-b
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Private Collection to 1939.; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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