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Fragment of a court robe (jifu)

Circular medallion. Dark blue satin ground, with a design of a basket of peonies, bats, flowers, swastikas, and pendant forms worked with pink, red, white, blue, green and yellow silks.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese,

Object Place

China

Accession Number

02.343

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with floss silks

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes