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Embroidery Sample

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Artist Unknown (Miao)

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Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Embroidery Sample, Artist Unknown (Miao)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton, rayon
Size: 15 x 103 in. (38.1 x 261.62 cm)
Creation Place: China, Shandu
Culture: Miao, China
Physical Description: background is off-white fabric; applied 3-3/8" black border, tapered at upper edge; applied 3/8" rayon machine embroidered black tape; cross stitch running pattern of geometric embroidery enclosed by diamonds and pyramids in multicolors
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ruth Ann Dayton Chinese Room Endowment Fund, The Suzanne S. Roberts Fund for Asian Art, and The Helen Jones Fund for Asian Art
Accession Number: 2004.67.495
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009