Fragment of silk satin embroidery

Chinese
mid to late 19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Overall: 51.4 x 33.7 cm (20 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.165

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with floss silk

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Orange satin, on which is embroidered with blue, yellow, white, light green and gray silk, a design of scattered peonies, gourds, butterflies, etc.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection