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Square shawl

Chinese (for the Western market)
19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

163 cm (64 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1894

Medium or Technique

Crêpe; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Light creamy-yellow crepe embroidered in self color with matching long knotted fringe; two diagonally opposite corners embroidered with elaborate scenes, one a group of warriors in a pagoda, the other, a group of men and women in a pagoda; flowers and inserts in the two other corners.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. Bertram Williams