A pink childs robe with original box, purchased 1918
Lot 8418
A pink child's robe with gray thread embroidery Republic period
US$ 800 - 1,200
£480 - 710
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A pink child's robe with gray thread embroidery
Republic period
The silk of light rose color with thickly couched gray and pink colored floral embroidery around the neck and arms, the interior neck stitched with a yellow label reading 'Dragon Trademark Sing Fat co.' in English and shengfa gongsi jinlong wei ji in Chinese, together with the original plaid colored cardboard box from the Sing Fat Co. Inc. adhered with large label depicting the store's original Chinatown headquarters adorned with US and early Republic era flags (losses to box, minor staining to robe).
18 1/2in (47cm) height of robe

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    with hand-written note reading 'Ellsworth brought this to Tommie from San Francisco 1918'
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