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Chinese
late 19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

92.5 x 95 cm (36 7/16 x 37 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.158

Medium or Technique

Satin embroidered with gold-wrapped threads

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red satin ground on which is embroidered with gold thread, a design of peonies, fruit, butterflies, etc. Parts of the design are detailed with peacock’s feathers and spangles. Lined with blue cotton.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection