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Embroidery Sample


Artist Unknown (Miao)


Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Embroidery Sample, Artist Unknown (Miao)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton, silk, yellow metal, metal sequins, silvered glass bead, buttons
Size: 26 x 20 1/4 in. (66.04 x 51.44 cm)
Creation Place: China
Culture: Miao, China
Physical Description: horozontal bands of elaborate embroidery; fauna in bright multicolors; gold bands, sequins and seven multicolored buttons with silvered glass bead in center; pieced woven blue and white lining; pieced border, 2" wide in dark blue and black
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ruth Ann Dayton Chinese Room Endowment Fund, The Suzanne S. Roberts Fund for Asian Art, and The Helen Jones Fund for Asian Art
Accession Number: 2004.67.449
Added to Site: March 1, 2009