Brocade. Rows of alternating five-claw dragon roundels and auspicious piled clouds against a ground of mustard yellow. Slight water damage. Central field surrounded by a brown satin damask border decorated with auspicious bat and shou motifs. Thread colors include: magenta, dark blue, white, green, pink. Silk and metallic (silver color) thread – metallic thread wrapped around a core of violet silk (both Z-twist) (five end?) brocaded satin weave. Border is satin damask.
Purchased from W. G. Moore
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