Length of silk

Chinese
Qing dynasty
19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 13 3/16 x 10 3/8 in. (33.5 x 26.4 cm)

Accession Number

93.1043

Medium or Technique

Silk twill-weave ground with gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of cream silk twill-weave with design of auspicious Buddhist symbols in gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection