Fragment of an embroidered panel from a skirt (qun)

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1860–70


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Overall: 29.8 x 23.5 cm (11 3/4 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.555

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with floss silks and couched gold-wrapped threads

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment of skirt panel (qun) of salmon pink silk satin with design of flowers, bats peaches and pomegranites embroidered in various shades of blue silk and couched with gold-wrapped thread.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA in April 1, 1915

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection