Chinese Silk Embroidered Altar Cloth
This a scared cloth made for a domestic altar, to celebrate important festive occasions. It has satin stitch silk embroidery flowers, fruit and vines with a central gold thread good luck stylized Chinese character sign, against a soft red silk background. It has a top valance, and is has a border along the top of natural cotton. The back is all natural cotton. In good condition. Circa 1900, it measures 38 x 31 inches.