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Silk panel

Small cover. Pair of compact stylized dragons (?) in a rectangular field. Border motives of blossoms and leaves alternating and repeating. Cut and voided beige and blue silk yarns and attached metallic yarn fringe. Worn.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Chinese, late 19th century

Object Place

China ?

Accession Number

47.1606

Medium or Technique

Silk cut and voided velvet, gold-colored metal wrapped looped fringe, and cotton backing

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles