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Collar

Collar

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Satin weave silk embroidered with coloured silks and gold thread

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.193-1910

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

This single layer collar is made of white satin edged with gold thread, and embroidered with floral designs in silks of various shades of blue. It has a very small opening for the neck, suggesting that it might have been made for a young girl.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Satin weave silk embroidered with coloured silks and gold thread

Dimensions

Length: 8 in, Width: 24.5 in

Descriptive line

Collar of a girl's robe, white satin weave silk embroidered with coloured silks and gold thread, China, Qing dynasty, 19th century.

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Textiles; Women's clothes; Embroidery; Children's clothes

Collection

East Asia Collection

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