Object Place: Mongolian, Central Asia
18.7 x 27.9 cm (7 3/8 x 11 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk and gold metallic thread
Not On View
Pinkish orange satin with design suggestive of Chinese lotus flowers woven with gold thread (gilded skin).
1926, Adolfo Loewi, Venice; 1926, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $2070.43 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: December 2, 1926)
 Seven textiles were acquired from Loewi for this amount (MFA accession nos. 26.290-26.296).
Harriet Otis Cruft Fund