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清早期 刺繡百蝠紋女吉服袍
Woman's Ceremonial Robe (The Bat Medallion Robe)

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
first half of the18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Silk and metallic thread embroidery on silk satin
Dimensions:
54 x 75 in. (137.2 x 190.5 cm)
Classification:
Costumes-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, 1943
Accession Number:
43.119
Not on view
Private Collection , New York (until 1943; donated to MMA)
New York. China Institute in America. "Embroidery of Imperial China," March 15, 1978–May 29, 1978.

Comune di Roma. "La Seta e La Sua Via," December 15, 1993–March 14, 1994.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Chinese Textiles," August 3, 2004–November 15, 2004.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Costumes and Accessories of the Qing Dynasty (1644–1911)," August 8, 2007–October 28, 2007.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Chinese Textiles," April 18, 2012–October 14, 2012.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Chinese Textiles: Ten Centuries of Masterpieces from the Met Collection," August 15, 2015–June 19, 2016.

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