Curtain or valance

China
19th century
Two kinds of silk damask, silk thread Chinese embroidery, gilt metal thread and sequins (most missing), tinsel looped around cardboard, silver thread and glass bead braided fringed ribbon, cotton and linen linings, hand-sewn
L: 242; W: 85 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: T391
Accession number: B50.02.1675;152/092

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Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav

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