Official Uniform

unknownRepublic of Korea/Joseon Dynasty

National Folk Museum of Korea

National Folk Museum of Korea

Danryeong is an outfit worn by the bridegroom at a wedding ceremony. A bridegroom’s wedding outfit, was part of the ordinary dress code for government officials in the Joseon Dynasty, and consisted of trousers, a men’s jacket, and danryeong in deep greenish blue or navy. The breast and back of danryeong were stitched with an official’s embroidered patches depicting one crane or a pair of cranes. A bridegroom also wore an angular belt around the waist, an official hat, and leather boots.

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  • Title: Official Uniform
  • Creator: unknown
  • Date Created: Republic of Korea/Joseon Dynasty
  • Location: 한국
  • Physical Dimensions: Overall length 129 Length from collar to sleeve end 97 Width 47
  • Type: Clothing/Clothing/Court Dress
  • Medium: Leno weave/Silk