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Throne Cover

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

early 18th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Throne Cover, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Woven Fabric (Do Not Use) | silk, satin, gold
Size: L.42-7/8 x W.42 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 18th century
Physical Description: Throne cover of imperial yellow brocaded silk. Diaper ground six-petalled medallions and elongated hexagons in gold and blue, each containing a floral spray of a precious symbol. Central medallion edged with running border of loose clouds contains a five-
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.145
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009