Qing Dynasty

Size: 19 x 50.5 cm.

Commonly associated meanings

  • Divine beneficence
  • Always chasing the pearl of potentiality. By the light of the pearl, night can become day Wisdom gives light to understanding.
  • Guardian of everything precious
  • Understanding and wisdom -- the goals Emperor seeks for himself.

Other symbols appearing on this embroidery

Thanks to Faye Yee for her assistance

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