= Antique 19th/20th c. Copper Decoration Chinese Imperial Robe SHENYI
Copper Decoration Chinese Imperial Robe SHENYI. For your consideration is a very unusual antique Chinese artifact. A decorative sculpture made out of copper in a form of traditional Chinese garment. An embroidered robe or " shenyi", which was widely adopted by various dynasties through the history of China. It was considered to be formal dress in the Han Dynasty (206BC-220AD), and it still has a great influence on modern-day one-piece clothing. The presented here piece is finely elaborated from thick coper sheet with beautiful open work decoration. Weather it was meant for some other purpose, than the purely decorative, we can only guess. Circa late 19th / early 20th century. 9.25" tall x 9.5" x 4. Take a look at the other items we have for sale now. Our items are described with the best of our knowledge and ability.
We will be glad to answer all of your questions and provide additional photos and/or information. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Other Chinese Antiques". The seller is "imeon" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: China
- Age: 1900-1940
- Primary Material: Copper
- Maker: Folk Art
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Color: Copper