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Rank badge (hyungbae)

Rank badge (hyungbae)

  • Date:

    1600 - 1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered Silk, gold paper thread

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Badge decorated in silk threads with two cranes holding the plant of eternal youth amongst stylized clouds, rocks and surging waves. Edged with a double row of gold paper thread.

Colour: Multi-coloured


1600 - 1700 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Embroidered Silk, gold paper thread

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Anne Godden Amos.
"Korean Embroidery, techniques and conservation.".
London: Orientations,


East Asia Collection

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