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woman's pleated wedding skirt
  • China
  • woman's pleated wedding skirt, Qing dynasty (1644–1912)
  • Where object was made: China
  • silk, damask, gold-wrapped thread, ribbon, cotton, embroidering, appliqué
  • Paper Type: satin, couching
  • Object Length: 94 cm
    Object Length: 37 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1047
Description
Exhibitions

Woman's pleated wedding skirt with embroidery and applique on an orange-red damask ground with strips of blue and green satin. It has white twill embroidered in blue and green and various patterned ribbons. It has a white cotton waistband.