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Pale yellow and black satin on which are embroidered designs of birds and flowers with pink, blue, gray, brown, yellow and green silk, and gold and silver thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Sturgis

Chinese, 1870–80

Dimensions

Height x width: (bag) 3 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. (8.3 x 7 cm) Tassles: 12"

Accession Number

92.2720

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes