Silk and metallic-thread tapestry (kesi) with painted details, embroidered with metallic thread
Overall: 13 1/2 x 30 1/4 in. (34.3 x 76.8 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sanford E. Nelson, 1982
Not on view
Formal portraits of Qing-dynasty men and women—members of the imperial family, the nobility, and court officials—show them wearing this type of detachable collar (pi ling) over their formal court robes.