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Item Number: 1849Bmuseum4536
 Museum Object
Language
English
Number of Pages
1
Digital Object Type
Museum Object
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building

General Note / OCR

Embroidered Thai silk. The blue silk is taped to and framed by white matting paper. The textile measures 14 1/4 inches in length by 14 3/8 inches in width. The image depicted is of two figures, one green and one purple, in a chariot being pulled by a green animal. The green figure is standing in the chariot with both arms raised, one hand holding a bow and one hand holding an arrow. The purple figure is riding the green animal with one raised fist and one lowered hand holding a sword. This textile was in a box labeled Tran Vai Lua.

Pub Credit Line
1849Bmuseum4536, Families of Vietnamese Political Prisoners Association (FVPPA) Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 10 Sep 2013 [Updated: 10 Sep 2013]