Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas


  • Of Dragons and Dragonflies: Court, Temple and Household in Imperial China
  • 01-Apr-2011 - 29-May-2011
  • Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas
man's long pao (dragon robe)
woman's vest
  • China
  • woman's vest, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • silk, gold thread, silver thread, metal, embroidering
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1033
phoenix rank badge
  • China
  • phoenix rank badge, late 1400s–early 1500s, Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
  • silk and gold thread, k'o-ssu
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0199