Rank badge - two egrets

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

On View
  • Period

    15th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Silk woven in the kesi technique
  • Dimension

    H x W: 32.4 × 36.9 cm (12 3/4 × 14 1/2 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Two egrets (sixth rank civil) flying in bands of multi-colored clouds. Woven in the kesi technique.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Looking Out, Looking In: Art in Late Imperial China (October 14, 2017 - ongoing)
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift of Shirley Z. Johnson
  • Type

    Costume and Textile
  • On View

    Freer Gallery 13: Looking Out, Looking In: Art in Late Imperial China
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