Chinese Embroidered Rank Badge of the 5th Rank, Qing.
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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Pre 1920: item # 1161892
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A Mandarin square dating from the end of the 19th century. A male front insignia with an appliqued silver pheasant bird, denoting the fifth civil rank. Counting stitch embroidery on gauze in vivid colored silks and metal threads. Brocade bordering and yellow silk lining. Condition: slightly faded and worn, no sun disk. Dimension: total: 28.8 cm high x 30.1 cm wide.