Chinese (for Western market)
early 19th century
Object Place: China
186 x 189.4 cm (73 1/4 x 74 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Square shawl of white silk crêpe. Narrow border design of slender stem with lance-shaped leaves and berries, design in two opposite corners of two varieties of floral spray pointed into center of shawl; white silk knotted fringe on all four sides.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Gift of Miss Elizabeth Hoxie