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Fragment of silk damask

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Fragment of silk damask with design of auspicious Buddhist symbols in blue on a white ground.

Provenance

Purchased in China around 1850; Gift from Mrs. P. T. Jackson to the MFA, April 14, 1886

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. P. T. Jackson

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 x 22 cm (4 3/4 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.70

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles