University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 54-17-5A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Beijing
Section:Asian
Materials:Satin
Linen
Credit Line:Gift of Stephen D. Pyle, 1954

Description

Roll covered with black satin lined with pink linen. Multicolour satin stitch embroidery depicting the five poisons. Used only three days in the year during the 5th month festival.


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