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Fragment of a man's court robe (jifu)

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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.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese,

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 49 x 68 cm (19 5/16 x 26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.5662

Medium or Technique

Silk tapestry weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes