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Court furnishing. Yellow satin; the design of peonies with rather ragged edges, and peaches, is worked with long and short stitch and white, salmon pink, green and blue silk. Lined with bright blue silk.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, 18th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 31.8 x 36 cm (12 1/2 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.790

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk floss

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles