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Subdued bluish-green satin twill ground; design horizontally arranged of canopied octagonal lanterns surrounded by clouds and jewels; weft threads are white, light and medium brown, two tones of blue and dark green.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on November 4, 1926

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, late 18th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height x width: 30 x 29 cm (11 13/16 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26.186

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles