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2005.5.424 - Blue Silk Tapestry Weave Twelve Symbol Robe for an Emperor

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Object Typerobe Artistunknown Date Made1862?-1875?

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Object Typerobe Artistunknown Date Made1862?-1875?
Accession Number 2005.5.424 Title Blue Silk Tapestry Weave Twelve Symbol Robe for an Emperor Alternate Title Jifu, or semi-formal court robe, with twelve symbols, for the emperor Category clothing Object Type robe Artist unknown Date Made 1862?-1875? Place Made China Culture Chinese Period Qing 19th century Materials blue silk tapestry weave Materials Glossary Tapestry Weave View Materials Glossary Details » Measurements overall: 134.9 cm x 164.5 cm; neck to hem: 134.9 cm; cuff to cuff: x 164.5 cm Credit Line Gift of Sandy and Cécile Mactaggart
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"2005.5.424 - Blue Silk Tapestry Weave Twelve Symbol Robe for an Emperor, Mactaggart Art Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/21-19646. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

Publications

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