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military officer's epaulet (one of a pair)
  • China
  • military officer's epaulet (one of a pair), 1800–1911, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • silk, gold thread, metal, velvet, embroidering
  • Paper Type: couching, satin
  • Length/Width/Depth: 38.75 x 46 cm
    Length/Width/Depth: 15 1/4 x 18 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2330.c
Label Text

Epaulets with central embroidered dragon and pearl roundel on each. This is a pair 0000.2330.d. Metal plates and applied metal studs. Embroidery and black velvet edging on double weave ground.