A group of seven embroidered silk rank badges
Late Qing/Republic period
Including a circular badge depicting a first civil rank crane; the rectangular badges for other civil ranks including a third rank peacock, a fifth rank silver pheasant, a pair of eighth rank quails and a ninth rank paradise flycatcher; the seventh badge an applied leopard of the third military rank (fading, soiling, wear).
11 3/4in (30cm) diameter
12 3/4 x 13 1/4in (32.5 x 33.5cm) the largest badge