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Description 35” long, 15 1/4” sleeves. Light blue, silk brocade, oriental style coat, trimmed in wide, black silk trim at the cuffs, around neck yoke, and around the hem. Coat has additional decorative embroidery in floral and butterfly motifs. Constructed with wide, flaring body and sleeves, with round mandarin-style collar. Closure is at the right side of neck. shoulder, side and at hip with brass balls and cord loops. 7 1/2” side slits. Lined in light blue (raw silk) - sleeves are meant to be turned back, so the inside have elaborate embroidery. Tassel at neck, gold and blue thread with a silver carved bead.
Accession Number 1975.5333