A blue-ground, silk 'dragon robe'
Lot 180
A blue-ground, silk 'dragon robe'
£1,000 - 2,000
US$ 1,700 - 3,400
Lot Details
A blue-ground, silk 'dragon robe'
The front embroidered with three five-clawed dragons chasing flaming pearls, above further dragons emerging from the waves beside clouds, precious objects and bats; the back similarly decorated, with a further dragon on each shoulder.
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