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Scarf. White crêpe surrounded by a floral border, worked with green, pink, violet, blue and yellow. On each end is a group of flowers, worked with the same colors. Finished at the ends with knitted fringe.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Virginia H. Salisbury

Chinese (for the Western market), late(?) 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

54 x 247 cm (21 1/4 x 97 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.35 x .45 m

Accession Number

13.2793

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery: silk on silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes