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Theatrical military skirt and jacket

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1662-1722

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Theatrical military skirt and jacket, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | satin
Size: L.52-1/8 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ch'ing dynasty, K'ang Hsi period
Inscriptions: Inscription Seal in front. Not listed on card.
Physical Description: Theatrical robe for a warrior, the heavy gold thread panels, body section, and epaulets representing the chain armor of a warrior. Yoke of rust-red satin embroidered with five-clawed dragons in couched gold thread. Tiger claw borders of colored brocades
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.126a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009