Pillar rug

Chinese
Qing dynasty
late 19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 87 x 41 in. (221 x 104.1 cm)

Accession Number

24.92

Medium or Technique

Wool pile on cotton plain-weave ground

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Vertically oriented with mountain and water border at bottom and valence of tassels across top. Dragon surrounded by clouds.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA in 1924

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection