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Pair of sleeve facings

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Pair of sleeve facings in white silk satin with design of roundels horse, tree, stream and bat roundels outside of which are pomegranites, grapes, lichi, and Buddha's Hand embroidered in green, yellow, orange, blue, red, pink and white silk and gold thread.

Provenance

Gift of Louis H. Farlow to the MFA on March 3, 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Louis H. Farlow

Chinese, Qing dynasty, mid to late 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

54 x 18 cm (21 1/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

10.43

Medium or Technique

Silk satin-weave embroidered with silk and gold-wrapped thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes