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Central floral medallion and field and border of flowers. Polychrome silk yarns worked primarily in surface satin stitch on yellow silk satin ground, with silk fringe. Faded, stained.

Provenance

Purchase Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Chinese for the Westen market, Late 18th or early 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 176 x 215cm (69 5/16 x 84 5/8in.)

Accession Number

1976.36

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles