A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century
Lot 231
A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,014) inc. premium

Auction 20651: Asian Art
10 Jul 2013 11:00 BST

Edinburgh
Lot Details
A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments Late 19th/early 20th century
A collection of three robes together with pieces of costume and embroidered fragments
Late 19th/early 20th century
A heavily embroidered child's robe, bearing dragons chasing the flaming pearl on front and back in couched gold thread on orange silk, 80cm long, a robe embroidered with dragons and phoenix together with sprays of chrysanthemum, lotus, peony, bamboo and prunus flowers on pale golden yellow brocade silk, 138cm long, a green brocade robe with knot-stitch fruits and flowers with broad bands of embroidered landscapes at the hems, 90cm long, together with a long waistcoat embroidered with faux rank badge and with tasselled fringe, a black ground and tasselled shawl, a child's costume robe in blue silk with embroidered hems, a child's brocade costume of jacket and apron, two hats, two beaded purses and a beaded belt, a group of gilt costume jewellery and hair combs, and assorted embroidered strips and tassels,
(qty).

Footnotes

  • Collected in the Far East during the 1910s and thence by decent to the present owner.
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