An official's black silk gauze summer coat with embroidered square of the second civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty
Lot 5008
An official's black silk gauze summer coat with embroidered square of the second civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty
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An official's black silk gauze summer coat with embroidered square of the second civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty An official's black silk gauze summer coat with embroidered square of the second civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty An official's black silk gauze summer coat with embroidered square of the second civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty An official's black silk gauze summer coat with embroidered square of the second civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty An official's black silk gauze summer coat with embroidered square of the second civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty An official's black silk gauze summer coat with embroidered square of the second civil rank, pufu Late Qing dynasty
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Property from the Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, Washington
An official's black silk gauze summer coat with embroidered square of the second civil rank, pufu
Late Qing dynasty
Constructed with a center front opening, the front and back displaying a rank badge with a golden pheasant worked in satin stitch using fine silver and gilt-wrapped threads that also appear in combination with the blue counted-stitch clouds and tiny coral colored beads forming the sun.
46 1/4in (117.5cm) long

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