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Sleeve facing with design of chrysanthemums, peonies, butterflies in blues, brown, yellow-green, purple, lavender and white silk embroidery on a blue silk damask ground.

Provenance

Gift of Charles Henry Parker, from the Estate of Alfred Greenough, to the MFA on April 9, 1885

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, late 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height x width: 3 3/8 x 24 7/16 in. (8.5 x 62 cm)

Accession Number

85.21

Medium or Technique

Silk damask; embroidered

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes