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Fragment of silk damask

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Fragment of red silk damask wilth design of dragons and scrolling woven with light tan silk.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on March 2, 1911

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Ming dynasty, late 16th or early 17th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

43 x 196 cm (16 15/16 x 77 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.140

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles