Dragon robes were the official attire of the Imperial Court up to the Qing period in China. The Chester Beatty Collection contains eight dragon robes.
These notecards feature details of five-clawed dragons and other auspicious symbols.
Each pack contains 10 notecards and envelopes, 5 each of 2 designs. Cards are blank inside. Card size 14.5 x 14.5 cm.
- Dimensions: 14.6 x 14.6 x 1.3 cm
- Weight: 175g
- Image details: Yellow silk dragon robe (detail), CBL C 1051. Brown silk dragon robe with gold embroidery (detail), CBL C 1057
- Material: Card, paper envelope and card wallet (packet)