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Woman's Sleeveless Jacket with Bamboo and Rock

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
late 19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk and metallic thread tapestry (kesi)
Dimensions:
Overall: 28 1/2 x 36 in. (72.4 x 91.4 cm)
Classification:
Costumes-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Gift of Florance Waterbury, 1945
Accession Number:
45.125.13
Not on view
This type of sleevless jacket was worn by members of the Qing imperial house.
Florance Waterbury , New York (until 1945; donated to MMA)
New York. China House Gallery. "Kesi and Silk Tapestry," March 24, 1971–May 27, 1971.

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