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Fragment of a man's court robe (jifu)

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Fragment of man's court robe (jifu) with design of dragon, clouds, and Buddhist symbols in greens, blues, yellows, violet, black and white silk and gold on a grayish-blue ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, June 26, 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, last quarter 19th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 39.5 x 38 cm (15 9/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.346

Medium or Technique

Silk slit tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes