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Silk chair strip

Chinese
late 19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

46 x 160 cm (18 1/8 x 63 in.)

Accession Number

11.108

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with floss silk and gold-wrapped thread

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red satin ground on which is embroidered with gold thread and white and blue silk a design of peonies, bats, butterflies, and fruit. Lined with blue cotton.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection