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Weapons
Asian
Science and Technology ➔ Armor, Chinese, Manchu Dynasty

Identifier:
113865
Description:
This armor consists of embroidered fabric with thin overlapping metal sheets sewn inside.;This armor is from the Manchu Dynasty, reign of Emperor Ch'ien Lung and is of a middle class quality. Identified by Bennet Bronson, Professor of History, University of Illinois Chicago, IL; tel: 312.665.7832.;Purchased for $40.00
Date:
1736 – 1796
Materials:
Embroidered, Metal, Velvet, Cotton
Dimensions:
21" h 15 | 12.50 | 18 | 24" w ; 20.75" h ; 3" h ; 3" h
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Museum Purchase
Rights:

Maker/Donor
Barrett, Edward