Woman's Sleeveless Jacket with Bamboo and Rock

Period: Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Date: late 19th century

Culture: China

Medium: Silk and metallic thread tapestry (kesi)

Dimensions: Overall: 28 1/2 x 36 in. (72.4 x 91.4 cm)

Classification: Costumes-Tapestries

Credit Line: Gift of Florance Waterbury, 1945

Accession Number: 45.125.13


This type of sleevless jacket was worn by members of the Qing imperial house.