Pair of Rank Badges, China, 19th/20th century, depicting silver pheasants signifying the fifth rank, surrounded by stylized clouds, peonies and peaches on a dark blue silk ground above crashing waves, 9 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
The Jim Dixon Collection, to benefit the Krishnamurti Foundation of America
Heavy thread loss at center and wear to silk upper center, reinforced backing to one badge, minor loss to other.
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