Woman's domestic skirt (qun)
Object Place: China
94 x 73.5 cm (37 x 28 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk damask with silk floss embroidery and couched gold-wrapped thread
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Woman’s domestic skirt (qun) of green damask with design of cherry blossoms, peonies, irises and butterflies embroidered in blue, green and white silk satin stitch and couched with gold-wrapped thread; the borders and pleat edges have design of flowers and butterflies embroidered in blue and white on dark blue satin ground.
Anonymous gift (Miss Eleanor Gardiner) to the MFA on December 11, 1941