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Antique Chinese embroidered hat with silver metal Buddha badges and bells 21 cm dia

Chinese child’s rank badge with the Wild Goose (4th ranked Civil), 19th century, silk, couched silver and gold wrapped thread and satin stitch, worn on the back of a formal surcoat, 21 x 19.5 cm, framed and glazed

Framed silk embroidered late 19th to early 20th century Chinese official Mandarin court rank badge no. 2. From the front of a surcoat, sixth official ranking ( the lesser egret represents a civil official). Embroidered with five bats, below waves crashing

Framed silk embroidered Qing Dynasty official Mandarin court rank badge no. 1. From the front of a surcoat, second official ranking. Golden pheasant for a civil official, embroidered with eight Buddhist symbols in the clouds - lotus fungus umbrella banner

A Chinese silk rank badge, depicting a phoenix on diaper ground 24 x 23 cm

Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), Chinese Imperial Rank Badge, with the five-clawed Dragon of Heaven, probably of Qianlong period (1736-1795), silk, couched silver and gold wrapped thread, worn on the front of a formal surcoat. Provenance: from a private collectio

Chinese rank badge in silk of a dragon in gilt frame. Dimensions 34 x 33 cm

Chinese military fourth rank badge, depicting a tiger.300 by 26 cm

Chinese military second rank badge, depicting a lion.300 by 26 cm

Chinese first military rank badge depicting a Qilin in satin stitch amongst bats, peaches and peonies above a multi coloured 'Lishui' and foaming waves, approx 31 cm width x 28 cm height

Chinese Sixth military rank badge depicting a bear in satin stitch amongst bats, peaches and peonies above foaming waves, approx 31 cmW x 28 cm height

Chinese 19th century, fifth civil rank badge of silver pheasant

Chinese rank badge. Civilian depicting a peacock. Third civil rank. 27 x 29 cm

Chinese military rank badge. Tiger, denoting 4th military rank. 27 x 31 cm

Antique Chinese Manchu military rank badge. Embroidered Buddhist lion in couched gold threads

A pair of Chinese rank badges late Qing Dynasty, each one couched in silver and gold thread

A Chinese rank badge and a small collection of Chinese textiles including a framed sleeve panel

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