LOT 491 CHINESE METALLIC EMBROIDERED DRAGON ROBE, 19th C.
Blue silk lavishly decorated in couched gold threads with dragons having silk embroidered eyes and coiled gold scales amid clouds, Buddhist symbols, fish, etc., lui shui border with sea creatures in waves, black lower sleeve with gold bands and horse hoof cuff, silk lining. 85 x 54 1/2. (Significant losses to couching, wear to cuffs, torn at side closure, small tear above front slit, lining stained) fair. GLC 1800Read More