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Embroidery fragment sleeve facing

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Sleeve facing with design of fruit, flowers, ribbons and bats embroidered in yellow, red, blue, green, white, pink and black silk on a blue velvet ground.

Provenance

Gift from Louis H. Farlow to the MFA, March 3, 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Louis H. Farlow

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1860s

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall (Old dimensions retained.): 67.3 x 21.6 cm (26 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

10.64

Medium or Technique

Silk cut pile (velvet) embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes