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    Sale 12292

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part II

    11 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 728

    A RED-GROUND CHILD’S ‘CRANE’ RANK BADGE JACKET AND A BLUE-GROUND CHILD’S JACKET

    CIRCA 1900 AND LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A RED-GROUND CHILD’S ‘CRANE’ RANK BADGE JACKET AND A BLUE-GROUND CHILD’S JACKET
    CIRCA 1900 AND LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The red-ground jacket is embroidered and couched with a First Civil Rank crane badge above a pair of confronting dragons and embellished with peacock feather filament. The blue-ground coat is embroidered with floral roundels above a wave border.


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    Provenance

    The red-ground jacket: Phillips London, 21 March 1990, lot 22.
    The blue-ground jacket: Phillips London, 30 March 1993, lot 43.