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Sleeve facing

1860s


Dimensions

Height x width: 24 5/8 x 3 1/8 in. (62.5 x 8 cm)

Accession Number

10.60

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 Eight Daoist symbols and flowers embroidered in blue, green, tan, pink, white and black silk and couched with gold-wrapped thread on a pale blue silk damask ground.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Louis H. Farlow