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7 floral roundels with scattered flowers and butterflies. Inner pearl band, and T-Fret band. Main border of flowers and foliage.

Provenance

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates; gift to the MFA in 1928

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates

Chinese, Qing dynasty, second half 19th century?

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height x width: 126 x 72 1/2 in. (320 x 184.2 cm)

Accession Number

28.135

Medium or Technique

Wool pile on cotton plain-weave ground

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles