Fragment of damask

Chinese (for European market)
18th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

34.5 x 19.5 cm (13 9/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.510

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Damask weave in green and white silks. Floral pattern in stripes of varying widths. Selvedge on one side with two narrow stripes in red. Spotted and stained. For the Eurpean market.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of the Plymouth Antiquarian Society