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Object Number 1983.001.0817
Object Name Coat
Date 1800-1899
Culture Chinese
Description 19 c., Man's Semi-formal Coat. Cerulean blue silk completely embroidered in couched gold with traditional symbols and large trapunto dragons on front and back, the hem with fish and sea serpents. Li shui border. Altered hem.
Material Silk
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Outerwear
Credit line Silverman/Rodgers Collection