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    Sale 2108

    The Imperial Wardrobe: Fine Chinese Costume And Textiles From The Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 112

    A BLACK SATIN WOMAN'S LONG VEST AND FOUR BLACK SILK SKIRTS, QUN

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BLACK SATIN WOMAN'S LONG VEST AND FOUR BLACK SILK SKIRTS, QUN
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The vest made of black satin brocade woven with scattered flower sprigs, with high collar and white satin edging, lined in teal blue silk; the four skirts made of black silk damask, one in traditional apron style trimmed in black silk braid, with blue cotton waistband; the other three made in Western style: two figured with long-tailed birds, flowers, baskets of flowers and faux tassels; one with plaid cotton waistband; the fourth with black cotton waistband
    Vest 37 in. (94 cm.) long; skirts 31¼ to 33¼ in. (79.5 to 84.5 cm.) long (5)


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