Lot 73: A fine fragment of silk embroidered fabric
October 22, 2016
Sarzana (SP), ItalyLive Auction
dating: 17th Century
Medal shape, finely embroidered with a five-nail dragon chasing the flaming pearl among flowers, lingzhi mushrooms and stones on a ground embroidered with gold thread; another dragon jaws at the top, on the right side; the back is made of blue silk and the medal features an old lining. The silk at the back is very worn.
dimensions: diameter 25 cm.