Wedding panel

1900-1920 (made)


Height: 41.9 cm, Width: 24.8 cm

T.48-1938 EAS

Beadwork wedding panel with fringe, made by Straits Chinese in Malaysia, 1900-1920.

Beadwork mirror cover with fringe. Decorated in the centre with flowering plant in a vase and two phoenixes above it. Rectangular border with floral sprigs between two narrower borders. Short striped fringe at bottom. At top a band of magenta silk.

Made by the Chinese community in Malaysia. Registered File number 2483/1938.

Gift of Miss Julie Gollan through The Art Fund

Location: In Storage

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