A kesi-woven officials black silk surcoat and rank badge
Lot 5006
A kesi-woven officials' black silk surcoat and rank badge of the first civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty
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A kesi-woven officials' black silk surcoat and rank badge of the first civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty A kesi-woven officials' black silk surcoat and rank badge of the first civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty A kesi-woven officials' black silk surcoat and rank badge of the first civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty A kesi-woven officials' black silk surcoat and rank badge of the first civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty A kesi-woven officials' black silk surcoat and rank badge of the first civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty A kesi-woven officials' black silk surcoat and rank badge of the first civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty A kesi-woven officials' black silk surcoat and rank badge of the first civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty A kesi-woven officials' black silk surcoat and rank badge of the first civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty
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Property from the Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington
A kesi-woven officials' black silk surcoat and rank badge of the first civil rank, pufu
Late Qing dynasty
The front and back of the garment woven in white, gilt-wrapped and brightly colored threads with the Manchurian crane to form the rank badge within the otherwise inky black silk ground.
51 1/2in (131cm) long

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  • Provenance:
    gift of Colonel John and Mrs. Mary Young
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