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1941

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Rank Badge (China)

This is a Rank badge. It is dated mid- 19th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk and metallic embroidery on silk foundation and its technique is embroidered. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Estate of Mrs. Robert H. Patterson. It is credited Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Robert H. Patterson.

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Rank Badge (China); silk and metallic embroidery on silk foundation; Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Robert H. Patterson; 1941-31-56-a,b

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