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Fragment of an embroidered panel from a skirt (qun)

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Fragment of skirt panel (qun) of salmon pink silk satin with design of flowers, bats peaches and pomegranites embroidered in various shades of blue silk and couched with gold-wrapped thread.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA in April 1, 1915

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1860–70

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 29.8 x 23.5 cm (11 3/4 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.555

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with floss silks and couched gold-wrapped threads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes