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Panel of embroidery

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Panel of white plain-weave cotton with design of stylized flowers in dark blue cotton cross-stitch embroidery; narrow border on three sides.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot to the MFA on April 13, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

Western Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1850–1900

Object Place

China

Dimensions

43 x 168 cm (16 15/16 x 66 1/8 in.).

Accession Number

50.772

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave ground embroidered with cotton yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles