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Cushion

Cushion

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    1750-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered silk outlined with gold braid

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr A. Myers Smith

  • Museum number:

    T.202-1926

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Embroidered silk cushion. The pattern consists of square panels filled with chrysanthemum scroll ornament. The panels are outlined with gold braid. The colours used are red, white and blue, and the ground is yellow.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

1750-1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Embroidered silk outlined with gold braid

Dimensions

Height: 11 in, Width: 11 in

Object history note

Registered File number 7986/1926.

Descriptive line

Cushion, embroidered silk outlined with gold braid, China, Qing dynasty, 1750-1800

Materials

Silk (textile); Silk thread

Techniques

Embroidered

Subjects depicted

Chrysanthemum

Categories

Textiles

Collection

East Asia Collection

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