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Embroidered Court Robe

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Tongzhi period (1862–74)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk, metallic thread, coral and pearls
Dimensions:
55 x 91 in. (139.7 x 231.1 cm)
Classification:
Costumes-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert E. Tod, 1929
Accession Number:
29.36
Not on view
Robert E. Tod , New York (until 1929; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Costumes from the Forbidden City," 1945.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Manchu Dragon: Costumes of the Qing Dynasty (1644–1912)," December 8, 1980–August 29, 1981.

New York. American Museum of Natural History. "Pearls," October 13, 2001–April 14, 2002.

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