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Girdle pendant

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Girdle pendant, with fringed tassels, embroidered in various colors.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Adele Lathrop

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

52.9 x 8.6 x 6 cm (20 13/16 x 3 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.46.39

Medium or Technique

Silk; metallic thread embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes