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Fragment of a court robe (jifu)

Chinese


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Overall: 30.3 x 30.3 cm (11 15/16 x 11 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.343

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with floss silks

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Circular medallion. Dark blue satin ground, with a design of a basket of peonies, bats, flowers, swastikas, and pendant forms worked with pink, red, white, blue, green and yellow silks.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection