Square rank badge for back of robe of wife of Censor or Judge. At center hsieh-chai stands on rock amidst waves. Sword and ruyi scepter in the waves. Peaches, five bats and clouds in the sky against blue-black satin. Done exclusively in couched silk and gold thread. Greek fret border in gold.
Purchased from J. S. Letcher, 1952
[Article] Cammann, Schuyler. 1953. Chinese Mandarin Squares: Brief Catalogue of the Lechter Collection. The University Museum Bulletin. 17 (3): pp. 2-73. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 68, Figure 21
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