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Long black satin apron embroidered in satin stitvh with bright polychrome silks in floral design on borders, waistband, two lower corners and pocket slits were never cut.

Provenance

Chinese for the Western market Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry

Chinese, Second quarter 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

75 cm (29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

53.2233

Medium or Technique

Satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes