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Asian Art

Mandarin square decorated with peacocks, insignia of third civil rank

late 19th century

Silk, worked in satin stitch, couched gold-wrapped thread, and peacock feathers

Further research needed
Estate of Schuyler V.R. Cammann, B.A. 1935
1992.77.14.2
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Schuyler Van Rensselaer Cammann (1912–1991), Portland, Ore.; given by the estate to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1992

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