[Piece of] embroidery

Chinese
second half of the 19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

77 x 76 cm (30 5/16 x 29 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.1104

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk embroidery and white pigment

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Plum colored satin ground; borders of conventional flowers and leaves, and two medallions embroidered with french knots, and plum-colored silk. This apron has never been made up.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of J. W. Paige