Sleeve facing

Chinese
Qing dynasty
late 19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 26 9/16 x 3 15/16 in. (67.5 x 10 cm)

Accession Number

10.54

Medium or Technique

Silk satin-weave embroidered with silk and couched with gold-wrapped threads

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sleeve facing in blue silk damask with design of flowers, butterflies, gourds and insects embroidered in pink, white, green, brown and violet blue silk and couched with gold thread.

Provenance

Gift of Louis H. Farlow to the MFA March 3, 1910. Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Louis H. Farlow