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Ten Thousand Men’s Canopy
  • Korea
  • Ten Thousand Men’s Canopy, Guangxu 11 (1885)
  • Where object was made: Korea
  • silk, embroidering
  • Paper Type: satin
  • Object Diameter: diameter 197 cm
    Object Diameter: diameter 77 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Perkins Central Court, 317, E3
  • 0000.1026
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Canopy which is embroidered on white and blue satin. Dedicated to Kim Seon-pil (1807-1883), a military official and Joseon-dynasty megistrate of Pyeong-an province.