The face is ramie, and the lining is silk. This piece is quilted with stitches 2.5 apart without cotton inside. A baeja worn as a military outfit during the latter half of the Joseon period in the collection of Korea University Museum was used as reference to produce this piece.


  • Title: Woman’s Baeja
  • Creator: Yu Seon Hee
  • Date Created: 2007
  • Location Created: Seoul, Korea
  • Physical Dimensions: W47 cm x L40.5 cm
  • Provenance: Shown in the exhibition 'Baeja , The Beauty of Korea' at the Korean Cultural Centre, London, United Kingdom
  • Type: Vest
  • Photographer: Lee Jong Keun
  • Rights: Arumjigi Culture Keepers Foundation
  • Medium: Ramie, silk

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