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Fragment of silk satin embroidery

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Orange satin, on which is embroidered with blue, yellow, white, light green and gray silk, a design of scattered peonies, gourds, butterflies, etc.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, mid to late 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 51.4 x 33.7 cm (20 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.165

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with floss silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles