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Length of furnishing fabric in silk lampas with stylized lotus flowers within medallions superimposed at the center and corners of a square which is divided by radiating lines into segments where diapered textile patterns alternate with those containing an umbrella, a carp, vase, or banner;...

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Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Charles G. Smith's group to the MFA on March 1, 1934

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Charles Gaston Smith's Group

Chinese, Ming dynasty, 1575–1625

Object Place

China

Dimensions

133.5 x 101.7 cm (52 9/16 x 40 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.71

Medium or Technique

Silk lampas

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles