Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Boy's Robe

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Tongzhi period (1862–74)(?)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk, metallic thread
Dimensions:
30 x 48 in. (76.20 x 121.92 cm)
Classification:
Costumes-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1942
Accession Number:
42.74.2
Not on view
[ Nellie B. Hussey , Plattsburg, MO, until 1940; sold to MMA]
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