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Object #4185
Object nameOverjacket, Skirt
Culture of OriginChina, Peking
Exhibit LabelThis is a summer costume from the Manchu-ruled Qing Dynasty. The meander line at the bottom (called the fu design) symbolizes longevity.
DimensionsL: 39 x 38 in, W: 30.5 x 55.5 x 46.5 in
SourceMiss Clementine Bash M.D.
CreditGift of Clementine Bash, M.D.

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