Chinese (for the Western market)
late(?) 19th century
Object Place: China
54 x 247 cm (21 1/4 x 97 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.35 x .45 m
Medium or Technique
Silk; embroidery: silk on silk
Not On View
Scarf. White crêpe surrounded by a floral border, worked with green, pink, violet, blue and yellow. On each end is a group of flowers, worked with the same colors. Finished at the ends with knitted fringe.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Bequest of Mrs. Virginia H. Salisbury