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Peking Opera Robe

Theatrical Robe

Object Number:29-96-161A
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
Cotton
Satin
Gold Thread
Technique:Embroidered
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Costume for the Peking Opera. Black satin heavily embroidered with gold and many colors of thread. Belt is 29-96-161B.

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