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Shawl, crimson
Date:
mid 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Embroidered Silk Crepe, Fringe
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
54697
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

Exhibition History:

The Chinese Shawl, 1984

neck & shoulders
Embroidered with symbols of health, prosperity: butterflies, flowers, clouds, ho-ho birds and architectural detail. Same color embroidery, 12" knotted fringe. Noted as perhaps overdyed.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.