University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: CG94-1-103C
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Section:Asian
Materials:Silk
Glass
Iconography:Courtier
Man
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1994

Description

Pith painting of civil official showing mandarin square on back.
Beige silk background; painting depicts the side view of a male courtier wearing a long, black robe and blue, pleated underskirt. The figure's hat has peacock feather fattern on tassle.


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