A fine and rare 19th c. Chinese embroidered silk and gold thread child's robe. The traditional robe is embroidered with 8 large flying dragons. The collar and front flap edge are embroidered with a band of additional dragons in gold. The ground of the robe is in a brown silk and is embroidered with various attributes in colorful silk.The base of the robe is decorated with a band of alternating colors of blue, pink, red, green, and yellow. The inside of the robe is finished in a light blue silk. Condition is very fine with no losses or repairs.
It dates from mid to third quarter of the 19th c. And descended in a prominent Princeton, NJ family from the 19th c. Dimensions: Arm To Arm: 52", Top to bottom: 32". We guarantee the items we sell to be as described. IF YOU LIKE THIS ITEM AND WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT ACANTHUS ANTIQUES, PLEASE VISIT ABOUT ME.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT OUR ANTIQUES BUSINESS. The item "Rare 19th C Chinese Qing Dynasty Imperial Child's Dragon Robe" is in sale since Monday, August 23, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Robes & Textiles". The seller is "acantus" and is located in Charleston, South Carolina.This item can be shipped worldwide.