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Image credit: © Phoenix Art Museum. All rights reserved. Photo by Ken Howie.
Artist/Maker:
Unknown, China

Title:
Ogival throne cover with decoration of a dragon coiled about a flaming pearl amidst scrolling clouds
Date:
Ming dynasty
Medium:
silk kesi tapestry, dyed polychrome silk yarns, gold-wrapped yarns and peacock-feather-filament-embellished yarns
Credit Line:
Collection Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Amy S. Clague
Object Number:
2005.154
On view status (subject to change):
Not on view
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