Cushion Cover

Artist/maker unknown, Chinese

Geography:
Made in China, Asia

Period:
Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

Date:
Tao-kuang Period (1821-50)

Medium:
Silk with silk and gold embroidery; couched and appliqué stitches

Dimensions:
9 7/16 x 9 5/8 inches (24 x 24.5 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1925-42-7

Credit Line:
Purchased with the Special Oriental Fund, 1925

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Label:
Lotus and bats (auspicious symbols) surround the seal script character shou, which stands for long life.