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Skirt in two parts (qun)

Chinese
Qing dynasty
19th century


Dimensions

Each length: 31.5", width: 35.75"

Accession Number

RES.66.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk plainweave (crepe) appliquéd with embroidered silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Han Chinese woman’s domestic skirt (qun) in two parts of red silk crepe, appliqued with embroidered panel depicting figures in a landscape. Pleated

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ralph Hornblower