University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameBuzi (補子)
Object Number: 2011-19-7B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: 1600-1799
Early Date: 1600
Late Date: 1799
Section:Asian
Materials:Cotton
Silk
Metallic Thread
Technique:Embroidered
Iconography:Eight Buddhist Symbols
Lotus
Wheel
Conch
Endless knot
Wheel
Canopy
Height: 26.5cm
Width: 28.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. Harold A. Wilkinson in memory of Roselise H. Wilkinson, M.D., 2011

Description

One of a pair of mandarin squares - 2nd rank with gold pheasant. Cotton with metalic gold and silver thread and colored silk (?) thread embroidery.


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