Chinese Opera Robe
Theatrical dragon robe made for Chinese opera; with front flap opening and tapering sleeves; the red ground silk embroidered with medallions containing dragons amid a scattered design of floral bouquets floating above a landscape of waves and mountains.
Circa: second half 20th century
Material: Silk and metallic thread embroidery on silk, linen lining
Condition: Some staining along front opening consistent with usage, minor fraying to embroidery, good
Dimensions: 76 x 42
Inventory number: WR3580