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Fragment of embroidered panel from a skirt (qun)

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Dull green damask, the design of peonies, magnolias, butterflies and symbols are worked with blue and white silk and gold thread.

Provenance

Lent by Denman W. Ross, Oct. 24, 1913 Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, 1870–80

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 29.2 x 22.9 cm (11 1/2 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

15.549

Medium or Technique

Silk damask embroidered with floss silk and couched gold-wrapped threads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes