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Hood of a cape

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Unconstructed hood for a cape with design of dragons and clouds in blue satin damask.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor in Mexico, March 1900. Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA in May 1900

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height x width: 57 x 54 cm (22 7/16 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

00.488

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes