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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 719

    A FORMAL SURCOAT OF MIDNIGHT-BLUE GAUZE SILK FOR THE FIFTH CIVIL RANK, BUFU

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FORMAL SURCOAT OF MIDNIGHT-BLUE GAUZE SILK FOR THE FIFTH CIVIL RANK, BUFU
    19TH CENTURY
    The coat is decorated with subtle woven dragon and lotus roundels, each side is applied with an elaborate silver and gilt-couched silver pheasant rank badge.


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    Provenance

    Christie’s Amsterdam, 19 November 1996, lot 313 (part)