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Fragment of a man's court robe (jifu)

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Fragment of man's court robe (jifu) of silk slit tapestry with design of dragon, bats, clouds and other auspicious symbols

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, April 1, 1915

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1850–70

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 61 x 26.5 cm (24 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.792

Medium or Technique

Silk slit tapestry (kesi)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes