Hood of a cape

Chinese
Qing dynasty
19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 57 x 54 cm (22 7/16 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.488

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Unconstructed hood for a cape with design of dragons and clouds in blue satin damask.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor in Mexico, March 1900. Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA in May 1900

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection