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Semi-formal court robe (Jifu)
(late 19th century)

Medium
silk satin, silk thread, gilt
Measurements
136.0 cm (centre back) 77.0 cm (sleeve length)
Place/s of Execution
China
Accession Number
AS26-1972
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Mrs Ebeling, 1972
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
blue gauze, woven and brocade decoration, as worn by Manchu officals, with nine gold five-clawed dragons.