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Dragon robe

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

1736-1795

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | yellow k'ossu
Size: L.60-7/8 in.
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: Ch'ing dynasty, Ch'ien Lung period
Physical Description: Imperial 12-symbol robe of yellow k'ossu with nine five-clawed dragons in gold, those in profile clutching the Heavenly Jewel. Meander fret-work background in blue, against which appear, in addition to the 12 ancient symbols, long life characters and bat
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.24
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009