robe

Purple silk dragon robe with woven design of gold dragons and green, yellow, pink, blue and red abstract patterns. Short false sleeves and long black sleeves with gold, pink, green, white and yellow stripes ending in pointed cuffs. Broad border at hem of diagonal multicoloured stripes of red, pink, blue, green and yellow.

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