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Shawl

Chinese (for the Western market)
1840–60


Object Place: China

Dimensions

69.5 cm (27 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.534

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Small square white silk shawl with white silk embroidered peony design filling one diagonal half, short knotted fringe; one yellowish stain.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lorenz E. Ernst