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Coat: T.2-2004

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Production: Unknown




Red silk gauze with damask patterned medallions enclosing two dragons, edged with black silk gauze with cream silk gauze details and neck binding, lined with red silk.


History note: Acquired by the donor's father, the Reverend Stanley Smith, a missionary in Korea from 1905-1915.

Legal notes

Given by Mrs Christine Shawdon

Measurements and weight

Length: 121.5 cm
Width: 190.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2004-10-11) by Shawdon, Christine, Mrs


Late 19th Century
Circa 1870 CE - Circa 1899 CE

School or Style


Materials used in production

gauze, red Silk

Techniques used in production

Weaving : Coat, red silk gauze with damask patterned medallions and edged with silk

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Identification numbers

Accession number: T.2-2004
Primary reference Number: 118132
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 17 October 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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