Sleeve facing

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1860s


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 26 x 4 15/16 in. (66 x 12.5 cm)

Accession Number

10.59

Medium or Technique

Silk damask embroidered with silk and couched with gold-wrapped thread

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sleeve facing with design of chrysanthemums, peonies and other flowers embroidered in green, blue, pink and white silk and couched with gold-wrapped thread on a pale gray silk damask ground with woven floral pattern.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Louis H. Farlow