Antique Chinese Qing Dynasty Jacket With Rank Badges For Sale
Rare antique Chinese late Qing Dynasty embroidered silk jacket, featuring a pair of 7th civil rank badge (mandarin duck) woven on chest and back with embroidered flowers, flower baskets, butterlies and grapes against a red ground, and lishui or standing water along the hem. Some flowers embroidered in Peking knots or forofferden stitches (known as Da-Zi in Chinese). 4 unusual enameled toggle buttons shaped as bats. Lined with light blue silk.
Late 19th century.
Condition: Very good condition. Wears and small tears along side seams.
Measurements: Cuff to cuff 160cm, collar to hem 115cm, armpit to armpit 71cm. Key words: Chinese rank badge dragon robe brocade kesi k'ossu tapestry textile court imperial costume mandarin square insignia silk embroidered panel Qing Ching Thanks for your interest. Please let me know if you have any questions or need larger images. I ship worldwide and combine shipping.
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