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    • Thangka of the Dharmapala Yamantaka

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    • Thangka of Dharmapala Yamantaka painted on cotton. A yellow silk overlay is attached at the top of the painting and covers the painting completely when unfurled. The designs on the overlay are red, green, and brown stylized flowers and circles...
    • Mandala: The Buddha Vairocana

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    • Figure depicted in inner circle of thangka with four additional figures in small circles attached to the outside edge of inner circle. Multiple Buddhist images are shown throughout the thangka in blue, green, red, white and black. A fine line...
    • Mandarin square with pheasant

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    • Mandarin Square silk tapestry for garment front (two pieces now sewn as one) depicting SIlver Pheasant, 5th rank square. More objects in background. Bird is white, blue eye, yellow beak, tan legs. (This is the front badge. The matching back badge...
    • Mandarin square with pheasant

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    • Mandarin Square (rank badge) silk tapestry for garment back depicting SIlver Pheasant, 5th rank square. More objects in background. Bird is white, blue eye, yellow beak, tan legs. (This is the back badge. The matching front badge is1995.05.09)
    • Woven silk picture

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    • One of a pair (See 1995.05.16). This woven panel depicts two scenes, both set in nature. At the bottom a man of rank appears in a purple robe seated at a table. He wears a hat with 'wings' on either side, an indication of rank. Seated across from...
    • Mandarin square with pheasant

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    • Embroidered Mandarin Square (rank badge) silk tapestry for garment front has two pieces sewn together down the middle; with Pheasant, 5th rank square on left, in the presence of the Dragon Throne. Tails and wings are similar. More objects in...
    • Woven silk picture

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    • One of a pair (See 1995.05.17). This woven panel depicts three scenes. At the bottom, a man approaches a woman and child standing outside their home. In the middle a seated mother and a standing child relax next to a small pond. In the upper scene...
    • Sumida vase

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    • Sumida vase. Dark brown background. The bottom 1/4 inch of the base is red. There are two scenes each with a red background with a stamped square pattern. The scenes cover 2 sides of the vase. One scene is of a mountain peak and a hut next to a...
    • Japanese kesa

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    • A Japanese silk brocade seven-column kesa, rectangular monk's robe of panel brocade woven in pattern of circular 'kiku' (chrysanthemum) heads, multiple piece patchwork superimposed on patterned blue brocade; brocade woven in gold, silver, blue and...
    • Imari plate

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    • A colorful Imari-ware porcelain plate. In white circle in center of plate a scrolled vine with blossoms and leaves as background for two birds. On sloping sides, three medallions, each containing a fu-dog and flowers enclosed in black...
    • Scroll painting: Dragonfly and lotus blossoms

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    • Hanging scroll painting of 'Dragonfly and Lotus'; done with ink and color on rice paper. The subject is painted with light colors against a vivid blue background. Scroll has wooden rollers. Translation of signature in lower right hand corner is :...
    • Picture of Kuan Yin

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    • Standing figure of Kuan Yin, Goddess of Mercy, in black and cream. Possibly a temple hanging. The black within the cream color outlines of the figure is rubbed, giving it a different tone from the darker, solid black of the background. Unframed.
    • Five piece crown

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    • A Tibetan monatery statue crown made of 5 leaf-shaped pieces hand painted in metallic gold, silver, blue, red and green. Each crown piece has a gold center motif, possibly a letter, that is placed on a solid color background. The center medallion...
    • Embroidered rectangle with five patterns

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    • Embroidered rectangle with five patterns on black fabric background. Stylized patterns in red, burgundy, green, white, black and gold embroidery. Each pattern is separated by blue satin ribbon with green woven ribbon on either side of the blue. The...

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