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Asian Art

Robe

early 20th century

Silk embroidery, silk tassels, cotton, cotton applique, coins, glass pound beads, base metal plaques

45 × 64 in. (114.3 × 162.56 cm)
Ann B. Goodman Collection, Gift of Ann B. Goodman
2015.125.525
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese, Yao
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

FolkVision, China, to 2008; Ann B. Goodman Collection, Cambridge, Mass., 2008–15; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.