Hanging. Russet temple hanging (faded from red)? with large embroidered flowers. Prestud marks at edge. Made of embroidered silk and cotton. Inscribed.
- Found/Acquired: China
- Height: 82 centimetres
- Length: 90 centimetres
Inscription Commentdonor's inscription in gold
1 April 1993
Remove creases,check embroidery.
Deep creases along fold lines,silk damaged under now removed fixing pins.
Creases removed by humidifying at 90%RH for 24 hrs followed by the application of steam. Damage repaired using dyed silk patches adhered in position with sodium alginate/arrowroot starch paste.
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