Embroidery fragment sleeve facing

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1860s


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Overall (Old dimensions retained.): 67.3 x 21.6 cm (26 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

10.64

Medium or Technique

Silk cut pile (velvet) embroidered with silk

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sleeve facing with design of fruit, flowers, ribbons and bats embroidered in yellow, red, blue, green, white, pink and black silk on a blue velvet ground.

Provenance

Gift from Louis H. Farlow to the MFA, March 3, 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Louis H. Farlow