Fragment of embroidered panel of a skirt (qun)

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1870–80


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Overall: 27.3 x 21.6 cm (10 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

15.570

Medium or Technique

Wool broadcloth embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fragment of skirt panel (qun) with design of butterfly and floral motifs embroidered in polychrome silk on a red wool ground.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection