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longpao 龍袍 (dragon robe)
  • China
  • longpao 龍袍 (dragon robe), 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • silk, gold thread, brocade
  • Object Length/Width: 137.2 x 216 cm
    Object Length/Width: 54 x 85 1/16 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1030
Label Text

quifu (dragon robe) that is decorated with old patterning on orange-red ground. It is decorated with brocade. The design has 9 five-clawed dragons.