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End panels from a skirt (qun)

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Orange woolen cloth, on which is embroidered with blue, white, tan color and green silk, a design of peonies, gourds and butterflies. Moth eaten and pieced.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, late 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 27.5 cm (7 5/16 x 10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.174b

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidered with floss silks

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes