Lot 513: Antique Chinese Embroidered Silk Costume
October 6, 2012
Cleveland, OH, USALive Auction
Description: Chinese, first quarter of the 20th century, comprising a robe and a pair of trousers, each constructed in black silk damask, embroidered with scattered floral motif, the robe embroidered with a three phoenix medallions on recto, and one on verso, lined in yellow damask silk. Jacket 41"L( back of collar to bottom of hem). 53"W (cuff to cuff). Condition: very good, no damage or repair. Provenance: From the Estate of Eloise and Waldemar Meckes, Jr.