The silk garments of upper class women were regularly embellished with patterned borders, often embroidered.







A close-up of the embroidery on the front of the skirt panel is given below.



What do you notice about the colors of this garment? 



This jacket, besides the embroidered sleeve panels found in the garment above, also has an elaborately embroidered collar.







Here is a closer view of the needlework.

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