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2005.5.625 - Embroidered Brown Silk Gauze Twelve Symbol Dragon Robe for a Man

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Object Typerobe Artistunknown Date Made1736-1795

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Object Typerobe Artistunknown Date Made1736-1795
Accession Number 2005.5.625 Title Embroidered Brown Silk Gauze Twelve Symbol Dragon Robe for a Man Alternate Title Jifu, or semi-formal court robe, with twelve symbols, for the emperor Category clothing Object Type robe Artist unknown Date Made 1736-1795 Place Made China Culture Chinese Period Qing 18th century Materials brown silk gauze embroidered with silk and metal-wrapped threads Measurements overall: 141 cm x 183.5 cm; neck to hem: 141 cm; cuff to cuff: x 183.5 cm Credit Line Gift of Sandy and Cécile Mactaggart
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"2005.5.625 - Embroidered Brown Silk Gauze Twelve Symbol Dragon Robe for a Man, Mactaggart Art Collection." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/21-19847. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

Publications

Publication Type Book
Author Vollmer, John and Jacqueline Simcox
Title Emblems of Empire: Selections from the Mactaggart Art Collection
Publication Date 2009
Publication Type Catalogue
Author Vollmer, John E.
Title Dressed to Rule: 18th Century Court Attire in the Mactaggart Art Collection
Publication Date 2007