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A Chaofu skirt for formal court wear

A Chaofu skirt for formal court wear


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1920: Item # 1347348

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A chaofu skirt for formal court wear with a black silk satin ground embroidered in couched gold-wrapped thread and satin stitch with a band of roundels of dragons pursuing flaming pearls amidst clouds,endless knot and double happiness symbols and bats above cresting waves and a narrow lishui stripe, the top of the skirt and a small pendent flap (ren) similarly decorated. Late 19th century. In good antique condition, small amount of loss thread, tear,damage and fraying. dimension: 35 1/2" 90 cm tall, 114 1/2 " ( 290.83 cm) width .