A double layered Baeja worn by Emperor Gojong.It is a daily wear for the winter season. It is made of Yeongchodan(thick and fine silk with patterns) with green cotton flannel linings and trimmings in black all around the seams. The length of the vest is shorter in the front and longer in the back. The side seam are completely open. Baeja in general has ties sewn on the side of front panel and the loop sewn on the side of back panel in general, but ties are missing in this one.


  • Title: Baeja, King Gojong’s Vest
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1864/1907
  • Physical Dimensions: w42 x h68 cm
  • Type: Costume
  • Rights: Seok Juseon Memorial Museum, Dankook University
  • Medium: Fabric

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