Chinese Embroidered Red Skirt
This embroidered red skirt was made in China in the 19th century. It is made out of red silk and embroidered with peonies and butterflies in polychrome silk using satin stitch and accents of French knot. The skirt has black silk ribbon borders and an inner border of patterned white silk. The waistband is made of white cotton tabby.
Circa: Early 20th Century
Material: Silk embroidered silk
Condition: Minor fading, very good
Dimensions: 43"w x 37"L
Inventory number: TX3868