Woman's domestic semi-formal robe (pao)
Object Place: China
142.7 x 182.5 cm (56 3/16 x 71 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain weave embroidered with silk
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Manchu woman’s domestic semi-formal robe (pao) with side front opening in blue- green plain-weave silk with design of chrysanthemums, peonies and other flowers embroidered with blue, green, yellow, pink, white, orange and red silk; round gold metal buttons with dark blue silk button loops; lined with salmon plain-weave silk.
1902, Yamanaka and Co., Boston; sold by Yamanaka to the MFA for $2650 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: April 17, 1902)
 MFA accession nos. 02.48 - 02.68 were purchased together for this amount.
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund