A gold brocaded dragon among clouds chasing the flaming pearl. The fragment is 15cm high and 16,5cm wide. Size of the frame is 25x26cm.
Although the style of the dragon, clouds and colouring does resemble textiles from the Kangxi period, it is more likely 19th century made for the Tibetan market.
The gold is shiny and in good condition, as is the brocading.
TX09a - Gold brocaded dragon among clouds chasing the flaming pearl
15 x 16,5 cm