MS 7423 Window flowers: symbolical silhouettes for the Chinese New Year
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7423
Creators:
Koehn, Alfred
Dates:
1948
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
1 Volume
45 pages 295 cutouts
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The book is made up of cutouts, mostly from red paper, that have been mounted on the pages of the volume. The cutouts represent people, animals, birds, flowers, and designs.

Administration
Custodial History
Previously titled "Window flowers: typical silhouettes for the Chinese New Year."

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7423
NAA INV 10000085

Local Note
Local Note
Bound volume of Chinese cutouts, or silhouettes

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7423, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cutouts -- Chinese Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Silhouettes -- Chinese Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chinese Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, Maryland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/