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Peking Opera Robe

Theatrical Robe

Peking Opera Mandarin Square

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Object Number:29-96-163A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: Qing Dynasty
Early Date: 1644
Late Date: 1912
Section:Asian
Materials:Silk
Cotton
Satin
Gold Thread
Iconography:Cranes
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Theatrical costume for the Peking Opera. Blue satin trimmed with red which is superimposed with gold thread embroidery. Two mandarin squares with cranes.

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