Panel of embroidery

Western Chinese
Qing dynasty
1850–1900


Object Place: China

Dimensions

43.5 x 82 cm (17 1/8 x 32 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.770

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave embroidered with cotton

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Panel of blue cotton with design of central floral and bird roundel and borders on each crosswise end with stylized fish, seaweed and crawfish motifs embroidered in white cotton cross-stitch.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot to the MFA on April 13, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot