ROMANCE OF SILK
Cultural traditions of the ancient Shu kingdom are being preserved at a museum in today’s Sichuan province, Huang Zhiling reports in Chengdu.
A red silk dragon robe modeled on a garment dating back to more than 3,000 years ago. A weaver produces Shu brocade with a the Chengdu museum.
A Shu embroidery work with carps and flowers.
A panda-patterned Shu brocade piece.