Fragment of cream silk satin with design of peonies, chrysanthemums and lotus joined with tendrils in gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on November 4, 1926
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Chinese, Qing dynasty, early 17th century
Height x width: 25.5 x 22 cm (10 1/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin with gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave