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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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Purchased by the MFA, April 10, 1947

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Otis Norcross Fund

Chinese, Qing dynasty; Kangxi period, 17th century

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Height x width: 60 1/4 x 11 in. (153 x 27.9 cm)

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Silk satin-weave ground with silk and gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts, peacock feather


Textiles and Fashion Arts