Buzi (Court Rank Badge)

A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk in knot, split, and straight stitches; laid work and couching; lined with silk, plain weave.
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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk in knot, split, and straight stitches; laid work and couching; lined with silk, plain weave.

Date:

Qing dynasty (1644–1911), 1850/75

Artist:

Manchu
China

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Artist

Manchu

Title

Buzi (Court Rank Badge)

Origin

China

Date

1850–1875

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip-wrapped silk in knot, split, and straight stitches; laid work and couching; lined with silk, plain weave

Dimensions

30.3 × 30.8 cm (12 × 12 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Harold R. Warner

Reference Number

1939.2056

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