Fragment of a Dragon Robe
This fragment of a dragon robe is from China in the 17th century. It is a fragment of a Ming embroidery, probably a robe. It features a four clawed dragon’s foot and a tail above a partial terrestrial landscape with mountains.
Circa: 17th Century Ming Dynasty
Material: Silk and metallic thread embroidery on silk velvet
Condition: Mounted fragment, red Tibetan dye stains as shown, otherwise good
Dimensions: 15" x 20"
Inventory number: TX3083