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Woman's Gua (Formal Domestic Surcoat)

A work made of silk, slit tapestry weave; painted details; silk knot closure; body lined with fur; sleeves lined with silk, plain weave; metal buttons.

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  • A work made of silk, slit tapestry weave; painted details; silk knot closure; body lined with fur; sleeves lined with silk, plain weave; metal buttons.

Date:

1890/1910, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Artist:

Manchu
China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Manchu

Title

Woman's Gua (Formal Domestic Surcoat)

Place

China (Object made in)

Date

Made 1890–1910

Medium

Silk, slit tapestry weave; painted details; silk knot closure; body lined with fur; sleeves lined with silk, plain weave; metal buttons

Dimensions

142.5 × 162.7 cm (56 1/8 × 64 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frank Smothers

Reference Number

1961.634

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