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Set of Two Embroidered Rank Badges

Auction:
3084B
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3084B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 16, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Set of Two Embroidered Rank Badges, China, 19th century, each with a flycatcher in a meander border, one split into two for the front, gold threaded details, silk lining, 10 1/2 x 11 3/8 in.
Estimate $500-700


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

China, Chinese clothing, Chinese culture, Clothing, Flycatcher, Heraldic badge, Insignia, Korean embroidery, Mandarin square, Meander, Silk, Vietnamese clothing, Vietnamese culture

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