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Teapot with Pattern of the "Hundred Antiques" Qing dynasty (1644–1911) Date: 19th century Culture: China

Rank Badge with Tiger Cat, early 19th century. Qing dynasty (1644–1911). China. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Anonymous Gift, 1946 (46.133.35) #cats

Floral medallions, Tang dynasty (618–906), late 8th–early 9th century China. Silk, Weft-faced compound twill. Both the medallion and its individual elements (such as the alternating open and closed blossoms of the outermost circle) came from the eastern Mediterranean and were transmitted through Central Asia in the early centuries of the Christian era. By the beginning of the eighth century, the "Chinese" floral medallion was found in eastern Central Asia, which was then part of the Tang…

Woman's Sleeveless Jacket with Butterflies Period: Qing dynasty (1644–1911) Date: late 19th–early 20th century China. Met Museum