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Kesi Woven Rank Badge and Embroidered Fragment,

Auction:
3285B
Lot:
405
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3285B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Kesi Woven Rank Badge and Embroidered Fragment, China, 19th century, depicting a quail, signifying the eighth civil rank, surrounded by ruyi-headed clouds and the attributes of the Eight Immortals, the rectangular fragment with a central peony depicted in seed stitch surrounded by satin stitch moths, rank badge 11 1/4 x 12 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

peony fragment backed on board, fading, staining, few holes/losses to edges of rank badge.


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