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Vest
Description: 

A vest with bat motifs in gold, silver and blue on a red ground with fretwork; lined and buttoned

Place of fabrication: 
China
Date Period: 
Circa 1800
Materials: 
Silk, metal thread, silk lining, gold colored metal buttons with strips of brocaded silk
Technique: 
Weaving, k'o-ssu (tapestry)
Dimensions: 
75 x 85
Condition: 
Fair-good: some wear and damage in tapestry weaving, lining slightly dirty, minor insect holes
Notes: 
None
Provenance: 
By purchase