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2005.5.9 - Imperial Yellow Silk Semi Formal Court Robe for an Empress

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Object Typerobe Artistunknown Date Made1775-1795

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Object Typerobe Artistunknown Date Made1775-1795
Accession Number 2005.5.9 Title Imperial Yellow Silk Semi Formal Court Robe for an Empress Alternate Title Jifu, or semi-formal court robe, for an empress, third style Category clothing Object Type robe Artist unknown Date Made 1775-1795 Place Made China Culture Chinese Period Qing 18th century Materials yellow silk satin with silk and metal-wrapped thread embroidered roundels Materials Glossary Embroidery View Materials Glossary Details » Measurements overall: 135 cm x 197.5 cm; neck to hem: 135 cm; cuff to cuff: x 197.5 cm Credit Line Gift of Sandy and Cécile Mactaggart
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"2005.5.9 - Imperial Yellow Silk Semi Formal Court Robe for an Empress, Mactaggart Art Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/21-19231. Accessed 20 May. 2024.

Publications

Author Vollmer, John and Jacqueline Simcox
Title Emblems of Empire: Selections from the Mactaggart Art Collection
Publication Date 2009
Author Vollmer, John E.
Title Dressed to Rule: 18th Century Court Attire in the Mactaggart Art Collection
Publication Date 2007
Author Wrigglesworth, Linda & Gary Dickinson
Title Imperial Wardrobe
Publication Date 2000-09