Object Place: China
Overall: 43.5 x 53.5 cm (17 1/8 x 21 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk tapestry weave
Not On View
Woven of silk and gold thread made of gilded paper. Deep reddish-salmon silk ground; the design, of bats, clouds, and a hoho bird holding a peony in his bill and rising from the waves is of violet, buff, green, black and gold. This piece was made to be used with 98.208-211.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection