Object Place: China
Height x width: 210 in. (533.4 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin embroidered with silk and couched with gold-wrapped thread, applied sequins
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Valance of red silk satin with design of four large felicitous Chinese characters (“Imperial [Age] is as boundless as the Heavens”), Immortals, endless knots, flowers and birds in embroidered in silk, couched in gold-wrapped thread and accented with scatterd sequins; border of black satin with design of repeating floral motifs embroidered in polychrome silk.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, March 2, 1911
Denman Waldo Ross Collection