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military officer's loin panel
  • China
  • military officer's loin panel, 1800–1911, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • silk,gold-wrapped thread, metal, paper, embroidering
  • Paper Type: couching, stuffing, wrapping, padding,
  • Length/Width/Depth: 66.25 x 23 cm
    Length/Width/Depth: 26 x 9 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1161
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Lion dog head at top and bottom and central shou [longevity] character. (Front panel for skirt of parade armor.) Embroidery on double weave ground with blue silk lining and paper inner lining.