Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Item BARK_1987.2058.0073 - Dress, Chinese

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Dress, Chinese

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CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_1987.2058.0073

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length 107.4 cm; width 55.7 cm; textile

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A black silk Chinese dress. The artifact is lined with turquoise-blue silk. The black silk has a floral design weaved in it.The dress buttons up the proper right side, directly below the armpit. Three silk eye-lets secures three flowered silk buttons. Aflap is sewn halfway down, attached to the back portion of the dress, to form a top. A square pocket is sewn to this inside flap and is concealed by the front. The top has two dual black silk buttons, one set before the collar and one set on the collar. The black is trimed with a thin black trim. The span of the arms is 140.2cm.

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