Asian Works of Art Online
Embroidered Semiformal Robe, China, late 19th century, embroidered with nine dragons surrounded by Buddhist emblems and stylized clouds and bats, above lishui stripes and crashing waves, lg. 49 1/2 in.
Few minor loose threads, slight wear to split at front and back of skirt, three minor stains, two to the interior dragon panel, and one front left, bottom hem and sleeves most likely altered.
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