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Pair of sleeve facings

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Sleeve facing with design of pavilions, flowers, butterflies and water embroidered in blue, red, green, yellow, purple, black and tan silk on a cream silk gauze ground.

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Gift of Mrs. Bliss Knapp

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1870s


111 x 18.8 cm (43 11/16 x 7 3/8 in.) See Other Dimensions for object B

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Medium or Technique

Silk gauze with silk embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts