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  • Place of origin:

    Hong Kong (made)

  • Date:

    1999 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Shanghai Tang (retailer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Machine-woven silk

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr David Tang

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

These swatches are collected for references purposes. The are samples of fabric selected by David Tang for use in his designs and clothing production. These silks are also machine woven and may be informative with regard to 20th century textile techniques.

Physical description

Machine-woven silk swatch fragment in brown.

Place of Origin

Hong Kong (made)


1999 (made)


Shanghai Tang (retailer)

Materials and Techniques

Machine-woven silk

Object history note

One of 19 silk fabric swatches of different colours from Shanghai Tang, FE.64:1 to 19-1999.

Descriptive line

Machine-woven silk swatch fragment, retailed by Shanghai Tang, Hong Kong, 1999




East Asia Collection

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