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Panel from a statue robe

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Panel from a statue robe of yellow silk satin ground with design of dragons, clouds, sacred jewels, waves, Isles of Blessed, Buddhist symbols and character "shou" in gold, blue, green, yellow, tan and brown silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts; scales and claws of large central...

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Provenance

Purchased by the MFA, April 10, 1947

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund

Chinese, Qing dynasty; Kangxi period, 17th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 198.1 x 123.8 cm (78 x 48 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.371c

Medium or Technique

Silk satin brocaded with silk, metallic thread and peacock thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes