667 Qing Dynasty Scholars Hat with Tiger's Head

#668  Qing Dynasty Scholars Hat with Tiger. Hat given to young boys with the hopes of having academic success and an illustrative career; Silk embroidered flowers and butterflies on the crown; Black silk tiger face is decorated on the sides and back with fine embroidery on gold paper applique on the sides; back flap has couched metallic thread creating images of a bat and fruit; c 1900; Shanxi Province  

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  • Price: $550

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