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Imperial Dragon Throne of China

2006.44.834 (RS10140)

Description

In the center is an ornately carved thrown and behind the thrown is a carved screen. Each of the four sections of screens has a tablet. On either side of the photograph are two scrolls hanging from the ceiling. An ornately carved fence lines the room. In front of the thrown are steps, and on the steps are four tables, each holding a vessel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"TRANSLATION OF THE TABLETS OVER THE / IMPERIAL DRAGON THRONE OF CHINA (printed)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
photographic materials
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
paper (fiber product)
photographic materials
photographs
Print, Photographic
Dimensions
12 12/16 x 15 11/16 x 14/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.834
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
221809

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