Antique Chinese Qing Imperial Court Gold & Silver Embroidered Silk Dragon Robe
Such a robe would've been worn by an official or noble from the Jiaqing to Guangxu Periods. The robe is made of fine silk and embroidered in actual gold and silver wrapped thread - see image 11. The robe is in good condition considering it is around 150 years old. It has wear commensurate with age, including loose, fraying, and torn threads, discoloration and staining, etc. The robe would have originally had sleeve extensions and cuffs. Do not expect it to be perfect - this is an actual period robe. That said, it is in very nice condition. This comes from a Philadelphia estate. In the event that an item arrives not as described or damaged, we must be notified within 24 hours of signature confirmation with a clear photo showing the. Many of the items we sell are well over 100 years old.
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Please reach out to us via the contact page on our site. The item "ANTIQUE CHINESE QING IMPERIAL COURT GOLD & SILVER EMBROIDERED SILK DRAGON ROBE" is in sale since Tuesday, December 17, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Robes & Textiles". The seller is "collectingasia-com" and is located in Palatine, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Primary Material: Silk
- Age: 1850-1899
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Region of Origin: China
- Color: Blue