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Military Banner of the White Banner Regiment


Artist Unknown (China)


19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Military Banner of the White Banner Regiment, Artist Unknown (China)
Military Banner of the White Banner Regiment: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Embroidered satin
Size: L.77-3/4 x W.61-1/4 in
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 19th century, Ch'ing dynasty
Physical Description: Banner--war flag?--of embroidered white satin with elaborately shaped and scrolled lower border. Design of five-clawed dragons in gold; clouds, Heavenly Jewel, etc in colored silks. Companion to 42.8.283. Lining of thin cerise silk. Note these said t
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.282
Added to Site: February 28, 2009