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skirt

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
skirt, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | silk
Size: L.32-3/4 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 19th century, Ch'ing dynasty
Physical Description: Skirt of lavendar brocaded silk with accordion-pleated side sections which are embroidered, in lower section with rows of bats in sharp blue and green. Bottom of front and back panels embroidered with a seated, five-clawed dragon in gold; phoenix, bats,
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.218
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009