Dancer's Robe

50.31.94

On display

Black hat dancer's ceremonial robes of heavy Chinese silk & brocade (in Tibetan style). Sleeves have extended triangular flaps and are made from strips of floral brocade in green red and yellow. The same process, fabric and colour way is used for the skirt. The body is in a wraparound style and fastens with a tie to the side and is edged with red, as is the interior.