Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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textile fragment
  • China
  • textile fragment, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • silk, gold-wrapped thread, embroidering, damask
  • Paper Type: satin, seed, couching
  • Object Length/Width: 35.5 x 25.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 14 x 10 in
  • Gift of Cooper Union through Oberlin College
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0349
Description

Embroidered fragment that is decorated with flowers and butterflies on (recycled?) salmon-colored damask.