I had the help inventory my
collection. I know it is difficult to believe, but I do not have any
pieces similar to these two.
technique appears to be a tapestry weave with eccentric wefts, but it is
difficult to tell without closer photos.
The designs look similar to
silk embroidery pieces common in more recent Chinese manufacture.
have an altar frontal weaving of silk embroidery with the ground cloth
having a similar-appearing background design, but it is not block-print.
It is woven into the fabric and the foreground designs are embroidered
onto this fabric in silk and metal-covered threads.