A  woman's blue ground brocade silk  informal overcoat, waitao Late 19th century
Lot 5019
A woman's blue ground brocade silk informal overcoat, waitao Late 19th century
Sold for US$ 3,500 inc. premium
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A  woman's blue ground brocade silk  informal overcoat, waitao Late 19th century A  woman's blue ground brocade silk  informal overcoat, waitao Late 19th century A  woman's blue ground brocade silk  informal overcoat, waitao Late 19th century A  woman's blue ground brocade silk  informal overcoat, waitao Late 19th century A  woman's blue ground brocade silk  informal overcoat, waitao Late 19th century A  woman's blue ground brocade silk  informal overcoat, waitao Late 19th century A  woman's blue ground brocade silk  informal overcoat, waitao Late 19th century A  woman's blue ground brocade silk  informal overcoat, waitao Late 19th century A  woman's blue ground brocade silk  informal overcoat, waitao Late 19th century
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A woman's blue ground brocade silk informal overcoat, waitao
Late 19th century
Woven with fine gilt-wrapped threads forming the design of One Hundred Children at Play across the front and back of the center-opening robe finished with a short collar.
44 1/2in (113cm) long

Footnotes

  • For a similarly patterned coat woven in gilt threads on a black ground, see Robert D. Jacobsen, Imperial Silks: Ch'ing Dynasty Textiles in the Minneapolis Institute of Arts (Minneapolis, 2000), volume I, cat. no. 223, pp. 528-9.
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