University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameBuzi (補子)
Object Number: 52-23-52B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Silk
Technique:Embroidered
Iconography:Mandarin Duck
Credit Line:Purchased from J. S. Letcher, 1952

Description

Pair of seventh rank Mandarin duck squares for wife of official. Apparently a 19th century provincial copy of an 18th century style.


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