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Title:  Cymbidium sinensis Tientsin, China [Title from recto of mount.]
Alternate Title: Cylindrical baskets with openwork tops
Item Identifier:  photograph 5305
original library accession 7002
Work Type:  photographs
Creator:  Meyer, Frank Nicholas (1875-1918, Dutch, American), photographer
Date:  1907-03-31
Dimensions:  9.5 x 12.5 cm.
Topics:  baskets; men
Nationality/Culture:  Chinese
Materials/Techniques:  gelatin silver process
Note:  General: Cymbidium sinensis. Baskets with Cymbidium sinensis which are greatly valued by the Chinese as flowering plants. Said to come from Canton and Swatow. Tientsin, China. March 31, 1907. [Information from label on verso of photo mount.]
Series: Eastern Asian Historical Photograph Collections
Subject: Cymbidium sinense (Jackson) Willd. ; Orchidaceae
Location:  site: Tianjin, Tianjin Municipality, China
site: Tianjin Municipality, China
Copyright:  Copyright © 2004, President and Fellows of Harvard College, Arnold Arboretum Archives; all rights reserved.
Related Information:  Photographs of Frank N. Meyer - 1905-1908
Use Restrictions:  Arnold Arboretum Horticulture Library (Jamaica Plain): Arnold Arboretum Horticultural Library Archives. Contact repository for permissions and fees.
Repository:  Arnold Arboretum Horticulture Library (Jamaica Plain)
Record Identifier: olvwork280218

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