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2005.5.336 - Embroidered Blue Silk Gauze Robe for a Woman

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Object Typerobe Artistunknown Date Made1875-1908

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Object Typerobe Artistunknown Date Made1875-1908
Accession Number 2005.5.336 Title Embroidered Blue Silk Gauze Robe for a Woman Alternate Title Changyi, or informal court unlined robe, for a woman, semi-formal style Category clothing Object Type robe Artist unknown Date Made 1875-1908 Place Made China Culture Chinese Period Qing 19th-20th centuries Materials blue silk gauze embroidered with silk Materials Glossary Embroidery View Materials Glossary Details » Measurements overall: 139 cm x 133 cm; neck to hem: 139 cm; cuff to cuff: x 133 cm Description A deep blue robe decorated with a pattern of viburnum flowers. Credit Line Gift of Sandy and Cécile Mactaggart
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"2005.5.336 - Embroidered Blue Silk Gauze Robe for a Woman, Mactaggart Art Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/21-19558. Accessed 03 Jul. 2022.

Publications

Publication Type Publication
Author Vollmer, John and Jacqueline Simcox
Title Emblems of Empire: Selections from the Mactaggart Art Collection
Publication Date 2009