Cuff from coat (one of pair)
Object Place: China
45.5 x 18.4 cm (17 15/16 x 7 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin ground embroidered in silk; couched with gold-wrapped thread; gilt paper strip supplementary patterning wefts
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Cuff from coat with design of orchids, bridges, rocks and waves embroidered with satin stitch in various shades of blue, white, pale gold and tan on a dark blue silk satin ground; trimmed with rows of gold-wrapped thread; outer border of floral arabesque in gilt paper strip supplementary patterning wefts on a dark blue silk ground. One of pair with 41.838.
Anonymous gift to the MFA, December 11, 1941