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Cushion cover for seat

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Square cushion cover for seat, probably palace furnishing, in red silk slit tapestry (kesi) with design of central medallion composed of floral arabesque inside auspicious stylized cloud and floral motifs in each outer corner in blue, pale green, pink and white; design of floral arabesques along...

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, February 7, 1924

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1825 to 1850


Height x width: 16 x 19 1/2 in. (40.6 x 49.5 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Silk slit tapestry (kesi)


Textiles and Fashion Arts