An image of Fragment of Chinese woven silk depicting the swan hunt

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Fragment of Chinese woven silk depicting the swan hunt

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
China
Period
China: Jin dynasty 1115–1234
Year
1115-1234
Media
Textile
Medium
bright green brocaded tabby woven with the motif in thread of gold beaten onto parchment strips, in irregular shaped cartouches
Dimensions
56.5 x 60.0 cm (irreg.)
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Gift of Suzy Lebasi 2003
Accession number
120.2003