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Length of silk cloth

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Length of silk cloth with design of interlocking lozenge pattern woven in two shades of blue and pale green silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a pale red silk satin ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on November 4, 1926

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, mid-19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height x width: 33.5 x 26.5 cm (13 3/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26.197

Medium or Technique

Silk satin-weave ground with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles