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Theatrical military jacket and skirt (chaps)

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1662-1722

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Theatrical military jacket and skirt (chaps), Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | satin
Size: L.32-3/8 in. (jacket), L.33 in. (skirt)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ch'ing dynasty, K'ang Hsi period
Physical Description: Actor's short coat of embroidered gold-colored satin. Five four-clawed dragons in couched gold thread. In the field are thin, loosely-drawn clouds in shades of blue, green, pink, red, mauve, and peach color, cone in satin stitch and outlined with couche
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.127a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009