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Sleeve facing with design of Eight Daoist symbols and flowers embroidered in blue, green, tan, pink, white and black silk and couched with gold-wrapped thread on a pale blue silk damask ground.

Provenance

Gift from Louis H. Farlow to the MFA, March 3, 1910

Credit Line

Gift of Louis H. Farlow

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1860s

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height x width: 24 5/8 x 3 1/8 in. (62.5 x 8 cm)

Accession Number

10.60

Medium or Technique

Silk damask embroidered with silk and couched with gold-wrapped thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes