19th century (made)
Length: 43 in, Width: 29 in
Fragment, brocaded silk satin, China, Qing dynasty, 19th century.
Fragment of brocaded silk with a pattern on a yellow satin ground, of intersecting eight-sided lozenges, filled alternately with flower and geometric ornament. Brocaded in red, green and blue. Inscribed on the end of the web in Chinese.
Registered File number 137/1937.
Bequeathed by Professor F. L. Griffith and Mrs Griffith, in memory of Major-General Sir J. Ronald Leslie MacDonald
Location: In Storage