Excellent Chinese Silk Embroidery Panel Rank Badge Gold Dragon On Blue Ground

Please scroll down for lots of photos! This is a beautifully embroidered silk panel with a turquoise ground embroidered in couched gold thread with a leaping 5 clawed front facing dragon protecting a flaming pearl amidst flames and ruyi shaped clouds, bats and Buddhist emblems above foaming waves in shades of blue, ochre and white

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