Chinese Hand-Embroidered Silk Sleeve Band, Early to Mid-20th Century
|Item Type||Sleeve Band, Needlework, Silk Panel|
|Technique||Embroidery, Satin Stitch, Couching|
|Materials||Silk, Metal-Wrapped Thread|
|Period||Vintage, Early to Mid 20th Century|
|Additional Information||Band is presented framed, as a panel with machine-woven brocade border trim.|
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- discoloration and stains to fabric; lost and worn stitching; design template drawing is visible in areas of lost stitching; wrinkles to fabric; tarnish and discoloration to metallic threads; scratches, abrasions, and edge wear to frame with exposed gesso and wood layers.
- measures frame; textile panel measures 7.75" W x 21.0" H.