666 Pristine Classic Yellow Silk Tiger Hat

#666 Pristine Classic Orange Silk Tiger Hat. Very fine example with the orange tiger in perfect condition complete with black chain-stitched stripes and a stuffed perky tail. Black silk base has well-executed embroidered butterflies (happiness), birds and peonies (representing wealth) on gold foil. Separate black silk back flap has fine metallic wrapped threads creating designs of flowers and fruit in vases with a white silk center of a deer (wealth & achievement); c 1900-1920; Han Chinese from northern China; 19.5” circumference     

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  • Price: $550

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