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Chair strip

Red satin on which is embroidered, with gold thread and a small amount of blue and green silk, a design of peonies, butterflies, etc.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, late 19th century

Object Place

China

Accession Number

11.156

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered withsilk and gold-wrapped threads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles