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Silk panel

Chinese
late 19th century


Object Place: China ?

Dimensions

53 x 66.3 cm (20 7/8 x 26 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1606

Medium or Technique

Silk cut and voided velvet, gold-colored metal wrapped looped fringe, and cotton backing

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small cover. Pair of compact stylized dragons (?) in a rectangular field. Border motives of blossoms and leaves alternating and repeating. Cut and voided beige and blue silk yarns and attached metallic yarn fringe. Worn.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection