The jacket is approx 70 years old and is from Zhi Jin
The pouch at the top of the tassel most likely contains various herbs to bring health and good fortune to the baby. The 3 main tassels are actually subdivided into 3, which represented the ...
the bag is roughly 10 x 12 inches and has a generous amount of cording for adjustable straps.
The embroidery pattern on these lotus shoes has always mystified me. There is a woman and an animal that is possibly intended to be a giraffe. I vaguely remember some bits of information. The Chinese first heard about the African giraffes from verbal and written descriptions. They were fascinated wit...
The kossu textile is in excellant condition. It is sur...