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Shawl

Chinese (for the Western market)
Early 19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

250 x 250 cm (98 7/16 x 98 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.421

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Shawl; white crêpe; the design of flowers and birds is worked with white silk, and laid-work. On the edge is a deep knotted fringe.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark