This unlined ceremonial Chima was worn by Lady Han of Cheongju (region), a great-grand child of King Joongjong. It is made of satin damask with a lotus and seven treasures pattern and is decorated with two lines of satin tapes made with supplementary golden wefts to create a lotus and child pattern. This particular type of long skirts were worn with the front rolled and tied up with waist strap, so that the front hem to hollow and back to become a trail.

Excavated costume from the tomb of Madam Han

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  • Title: Chima, skirt of Madam Han
  • Creator: unknown
  • Date Created: 1501/1600
  • Physical Dimensions: h127cm
  • Type: skirt
  • Rights: Seok Juseon Memorial Museum, Dankook University, Seok Juseon Memorial Museum, Dankook University
  • Medium: slik

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