Sleeve facing

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1870s


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 24 7/16 x 3 15/16 in. (62 x 10 cm)

Accession Number

10.58

Medium or Technique

Silk gauze ground embroidered in silk and couched in gold-wrapped thread

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sleeve facing with design of chrysanthemums, peonies and butterflies embroidered in two shades of blue, green and pink silk and couched gold-wrapped thread on a white silk gauze ground.

Provenance

Gift from Louis H. Farlow to the MFA, March 3, 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Louis H. Farlow