Small square white silk shawl
Chinese (for the Western market)
Object Place: China
87.5 x 88 cm (34 7/16 x 34 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Small square white silk shawl embroidered with white silk; single blossom in each corner with rest of shawl filled with curling slender lanceolate leaves; knotted fringe on all four sides; somewhat stained, especially in center; one small hole. Chinese for the European market.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Gift of Henry G. E. Payson