Actor's Theater Costume

1957.02.0004

Photo of Actor

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Actor's Theater Costume   (1957.02.0004)
Classification Recreational Artifacts : Public Entertainment Devices : N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, East, China
Period/Date Qing Dynasty, 1644 - 1911 CE, Late 19th century
Culture Chinese, Manchu

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 116.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 95.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Width) 58.0 cm
Weight 778 g
Measuring Remarks D1 is the length from the shoulder to the end of tassles. D2 is the length from the shoulder to the end of the dags.
Materials Textile--Silk, Metal--Gold
Manufacturing Processes Weaving, Embroidering, Sewing
Munsell Color Information Blackish Purple (10PB 2/2 ) -ns Moderate Blue ( 10B 5/6) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Vera L. Ricker
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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