Woman's Coat with shou (Longevity) Characters

Woman's Coat with shou (Longevity) Characters

Date: 19th century
Dynasty: Qing dynasty (1644-1911)
Medium: blue silk plain weave ground with gold-wrapped thread tapestry weave medallion characters, sleeve facings are white silk gauze with count stitch embroidery
overall: 42 x 52 in. (106.7 x 132.1 cm)
Credit Line: SBMA, Gift of Mrs. Lockwood de Forest
Object number: 1984.53.30
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