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Woman's domestic skirt (qun)

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Silk skirt. Yellow fancy cloth with twill design of medallions, plum branches and butterfly figures. Lower part embroidered flowers and butterflies in satin and knot stitches.

Provenance

Gift of the Estate of Annie B. Coolidge to the MFA on June 12, 1947

Credit Line

Gift of Estate of Annie B. Coolidge

Chinese, Qing dynasty, late 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

97.5 x 73.5 cm (38 3/8 x 28 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.47.32

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes