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Title

Civil rank badge, 3rd rank

19th century

Artists

Unknown Artist

  • Details

    Other Title
    Badge for 3rd rank official
    Place where the work was made
    Viet Nam
    Cultural origin
    Annamese
    Date
    19th century
    Media category
    Textile
    Materials used
    embroidered silk
    Dimensions
    27.3 x 28.0 cm
    Credit
    Gift of Judith and Ken Rutherford 2005
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    107.2005
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Viet Nam

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 2 exhibitions

    • One hundred flowers (2011), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 01 Sep 2011–15 Jan 2012

    • Glorious, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 May 2017–06 Jan 2019

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

    • Judith Rutherford, Arts of Asia, 'Annamese Insignia: Rank Badges from Vietnam', pg. 118-128, Hong Kong, Sep 2006-Oct 2006, 126 (colour illus.). no. 10

    • Cultural Gifts Program Guide, Canberra, 2006, 8 (colour illus.).