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Fragment of embroidered panel from a skirt (qun)

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Fragment of skirt panel (qun) with design of peonies, rocks and butterflies embroidered in polychrome silk on a yellow wool ground.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1870–80

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 22.2 cm (10 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15.560

Medium or Technique

Wool broadcloth embroidered with floss silks

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes