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Shawl

Black silk crepe embroidered with peach, pale gold, and beige silk threads in peony blossom and leaf design. Knotted black silk fringe on four sides. Condition: Excellent

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Jane P. Guild

Chinese (for the Western market), Late 19th to early 20th century

Object Place

China

Accession Number

1988.406

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes