Man's under coat (shan)

Chinese
Qing dynasty
1900–20


Object Place: China

Dimensions

79.3 x 184 cm (31 1/4 x 72 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.186c

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave, metal buttons

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s under coat (shan) of cream plain-weave silk with right front opening and fastened with gold-colored buttons and black silk loops.

Provenance

Anonymous gift to the MFA on April 5, 1923

Credit Line

Anonymous gift