1494
1494

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

AN IMPERIAL EDICT SCROLL
QING DYNASTY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 27,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
1494

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

AN IMPERIAL EDICT SCROLL
QING DYNASTY
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 27,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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AN IMPERIAL EDICT SCROLL
QING DYNASTY
silk brocade woven with a dragon-cloud border and mounted as a handscroll, the texts written in both Chinese and Manchu script, signed with four different dates: 15th day, 12th month, 1st Year of Daoguang; 16th day, 12th month, 14th Year of Daoguang; 16th day, 12th month, 6th Year of Xianfeng; 10th day, 12th month, 5th Year of Guangxu, showing the line of hereditary succession to the title of yunjiwei
Length 191 3/8  in., 486 cm; Width 13 1/4  in., 33.5 cm
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Provenance

Acquired in China prior to 1949.

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