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Formal court robe (Chaofu or Chaopao)
(mid 19th century)

Medium
silk, fur, silk and metalic thread, gilt (kesi)
Measurements
142.0 cm (centre back) 62.5 cm (sleeve length)
Place/s of Execution
China
Accession Number
2037-D3
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Bequest of Dr G.E. Morrison, 1921
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Asian Gallery Temporary Exhibtion Gallery
Mezzanine linked to Level 1, NGV International
Description
Dark blue with dragon motif.