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The design consists of flowers, stems and leaves, and is worked with pink, white, light and dark green and dull blue silk and gold thread and with couching and French knots.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, late 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 21 cm (8 11/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.177

Medium or Technique

Couched gold-wrapped thread embroidery with colored floss silk accents

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles