Han-Chinese woman's domestic skirt (qun)
early 20th century
Object Place: China
88 x 55.5 cm (34 5/8 x 21 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Satin embroidered with piled silks and couched gold-wrapped threads
Not On View
Green satin (cotton backed). In one panel is embroidered a dragon rising from the waves, in another, a hoho bird. The colors are blues, violets, yellow, black, white and gold. Trimmed with black satin.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection