|Native Name||Buzi (補子)|
|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Date Made:||18th Century|
|Inscription Language:||Chinese Language|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from J. S. Letcher, 1952|
|Other Number:||4-C-6 - Other Number|
Square rank badge for wife of fourth rank official. To be worn on the front of robe. At center a wild goose looking back at the sun stands on a rock amidst waves. Pearls float in the water. Li shui pattern in the foreground. A row of rocks beyond the water and to each side with peonies, marigolds, fungus, and bamboo. Five bats and clouds against a brown cloth ground. Greek fret border. Satin stitch, stem stitch, Peking Knot and couched gold thread used. Seam down the center. Pink silk backing.
|[Article] Cammann, Schuyler V. 1953. "Chinese Mandarin Squares: Brief Catalogue of the Lechter Collection". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 17. no. 3. pg. 2-73 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 31, p. 64||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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