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Woman's Vest

A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk in satin and split stitches; couching and chinese knots; inner tape: silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk in satin and split stitches; chinese knots; edging and button loops: silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; lined with cotton, plain weave; metal buttons.

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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk in satin and split stitches; couching and chinese knots; inner tape: silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk in satin and split stitches; chinese knots; edging and button loops: silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; lined with cotton, plain weave; metal buttons.

Date:

1890/1910, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Artist:

Manchu
China

About this artwork

Status

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Department

Textiles

Culture

Manchu

Title

Woman's Vest

Date

Made 1890–1910

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk in satin and split stitches; couching and Chinese knots; inner tape: silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk in satin and split stitches; Chinese knots; edging and button loops: silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; lined with cotton, plain weave; metal buttons

Dimensions

66.8 × 73 cm (26 1/4 × 28 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Gaylord Donnelley in memory of Miss Naomi Donnelley

Reference Number

1991.805

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