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Belt: Thin wood covered with red silk. Outside decorated with rectangular and oval pieces of green glass mounted in copper frames. Reinforced inside with a band of thin wood covered with a blue figured silk of fret and lozenge designs. The belt is in several sections and held together with loops...

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Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

4 x 161.2 cm (1 9/16 x 63 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.23.134e

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes