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  • unknown maker from China
  • shawl, late 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • silk, embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 131 x 120 cm
    Object Length/Width: 51 1/2 x 47 in
    Length/Width/Depth: Fringe x 41 cm
    Length/Width/Depth: Fringe x 16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0133

Square shawl that is decorated with double-face embroidery of rows of large red flowers on a pink ground. It has knotted fringe on four sides.