Fragment of a man's court robe (jifu)
Object Place: China
Overall: 49 x 68 cm (19 5/16 x 26 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk tapestry weave
Not On View
Woven with silk and gold thread made of gilded paper. The design of conventional waves, clouds, a dragon, bats, etc., is of blues, yellows, red, pinks, white, gray, brown, and gold.
Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection