Sleeve facing

Chinese
Qing dynasty
mid-19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 24 7/16 x 3 15/16 in. (62 x 10 cm)

Accession Number

10.53

Medium or Technique

Silk satin-weave embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sleeve facing in white silk satin with design of landscapes, houses and mounted hunters; one killing a cat with a spear; the other is shooting with a bow and arrow embroidered in polychrome silk.

Provenance

Gift of Louis H. Farlow to the MFA on March 3, 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Louis H. Farlow