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Shawl

Chinese for the European market
Second half 19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

118 x 118.5 cm (46 7/16 x 46 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.1402

Medium or Technique

Silk crêpe, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A square shawl of black silk crêpe with white silk embroidered design of lotus flowers, long knotted white silk fringe on all four sides.

Provenance

For the European Market
Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot