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Skirt

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Skirt, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | silk
Size: L.35 1/2 in
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 19th century, Ch'ing dynasty
Physical Description: Skirt of blue-black silk with 5-clawed dragon border and medallions brocaded in chartreuse yellow. Around the bottom a band of gold and black brocade of interlocking Y pattern. The skirt is pleated with stitched box pleats below the waist band. Cf. 42.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.213
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009