This is a Fragment. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1944. Its medium is silk, metallic threads and its technique is plain weave with discontinuous wefts (tapestry or k'ossu). It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
W. and J. Sloane.
It is credited
Gift of W. and J. Sloane.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 58.4 x 62.2 cm (23 x 24 1/2 in.)
Cite this object as
Fragment (China); silk, metallic threads; H x W: 58.4 x 62.2 cm (23 x 24 1/2 in.); Gift of W. and J. Sloane; 1943-43-95