User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Table cover

Start collecting

Panel of dark blue silk satin, possibly a table cover, with design of diamond gridwork composed of floral medallions and key fret patterns in green, red, salmon, brown, gray, and gold; border of dark blue satin ground trimmed in silk pongee piping with designs of dragons roundels, leaves and good...

Show Full Description

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Bliss Knapp

Chinese, Qing dynasty, early 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

78.5 x 115.5 cm (30 7/8 x 45 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.50.30

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk and gilt paper strip

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles