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Twelve Symbol Robe

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1821-1850

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Twelve Symbol Robe, Artist Unknown (China)
: A Group of Chinese Imperial Robes
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | Silk
Size: L.57 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 19th century, Ch'ing dynasty; Tao Kuang period
Physical Description: Emperors sacrificial robe of red. used inceremonies to the sun. The twelve symbols reserved for the emperor's use appear on this robe. Blue green gold rose; purple inthe bats.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 41.74.10
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009