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Elbow Pillow

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | satin, silk, cotton
Size: L.11-3/4 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: Elbow Pillow of rose-red brocaded satin. Design of dragons, cranes, bats, clouds, and eternal sea in gold threads and shades of blue, green and yellow. Section bindngs of black satin. Plain satin ends. Cotton lining.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.276
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009