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Square shawl

White silk crepe with all-over, self-colored, embroidered design of peonies and pineapples; long fancy knotted fringe on all four sides. Some small brownish stains. for the European market.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret Cushing

Chinese (for the Western market), 19th century

Object Place

China

Accession Number

47.1569

Medium or Technique

Silk crêpe, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes