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Chinese Forbidden Stitch Dragon Embroidered Pillow

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Chinese Forbidden Stitch Dragon Embroidered Pillow
Antique Chinese forbidden stitch pillow utilizing a signature motif in Chinese art. The dragon set in the center over rolling waves is often seen in Chinese imperial wardrobe and other embroideries. Forbidden Stitch is known for its distinct circular formed embroideries and other names are used for the style. The pillow is often seen in 19th century examples. Age: 19th century (Qing Dynasty) Dimensions: Height: 15" Width: 4" Length: 17"

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