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Child's jacket (changfu)

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Child's jacket (changfu) of red silk damask with woven chrysanthemum motifs and surface design of cosmic waves and mountain along the bottom, above which are peony roundels embroidered in polychrome silk, horseshoe cuffs with design of wave, bat and peony motifs embroidered in polychrome silk;...

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Provenance

Gift from Mrs. Percival Merritt to the MFA, March 2, 1916

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Percival Merritt

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1750 to 1775

Object Place

China

Dimensions

76.5 x 113 cm (30 1/8 x 44 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

16.57

Medium or Technique

Silk damask embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes