Sleeve facing

Chinese
Qing dynasty
late 19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 3 3/8 x 24 7/16 in. (8.5 x 62 cm)

Accession Number

85.21

Medium or Technique

Silk damask; embroidered

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sleeve facing with design of chrysanthemums, peonies, butterflies in blues, brown, yellow-green, purple, lavender and white silk embroidery on a blue silk damask ground.

Provenance

Gift of Charles Henry Parker, from the Estate of Alfred Greenough, to the MFA on April 9, 1885

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection