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Sleeve facing

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Sleeve facing with design of figures in garden embroidered in polychrome silk on a white silk satin ground.

Provenance

Anonymous gift to the MFA, June 13, 1940

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1860s

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height x width: 42 x 5 1/2 in. (106.7 x 14 cm)

Accession Number

40.484

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk chainstitch embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes