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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.


Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Chinese, late 19th century

Object Place

China ?

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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


Textiles and Fashion Arts