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PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN LADY

A LARGE EMBROIDERED YELLOW 'DRAGON' BANNER
QING DYNASTY, XIANFENG PERIOD, DATED 1851
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PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN LADY

A LARGE EMBROIDERED YELLOW 'DRAGON' BANNER
QING DYNASTY, XIANFENG PERIOD, DATED 1851
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A LARGE EMBROIDERED YELLOW 'DRAGON' BANNER
QING DYNASTY, XIANFENG PERIOD, DATED 1851
of triangular shape, finely embroidered in shades of blue and cream silk threads with a large scaly five-clawed dragon in pursuit of a flaming pearl amidst ruyi-head cloud scrolls and bats, the reverse with a ten-character inscription Xiao zhangcun Guandi Miao, Xianfeng yuan nian (which may be translated as 'Temple of Guandi, first year of Xianfeng') 
214 by 181.8 cm, 84 1/4  by 71 1/2  in.
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