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Fragment of silk with design of plum blossoms on a green silk ground.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, 1933

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

Chinese, Qing dynasty, late 17th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Height x width: 14 x 33 cm (5 1/2 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

33.606

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk and metallic thread supplementary patterning wefts tied down in twill

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles