Belt

Chinese
Qing dynasty
19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

4 x 161.2 cm (1 9/16 x 63 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.23.134e

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Belt: Thin wood covered with red silk. Outside decorated with rectangular and oval pieces of green glass mounted in copper frames. Reinforced inside with a band of thin wood covered with a blue figured silk of fret and lozenge designs. The belt is in several sections and held together with loops of thin wood covered with blue figured silk.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift