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Medium: silk, canvas linen Technique: embroidery (tent stitch) | 19th century

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Mandarin Square (P'u-Tzu) for military official of the second rank. Lion on a rock surrounded by wave and cloud forms as well as the Eight Auspicious Signs, worked in a tent stitch. Border of Chinese character alternating with bat motif. Lined with l...
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