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Silk chair strip

Red satin ground on which is embroidered with gold thread and white and blue silk a design of peonies, bats, butterflies, and fruit. Lined with blue cotton.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, late 19th century

Object Place

China

Accession Number

11.108

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with floss silk and gold-wrapped thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles