Sinology Sunday: July 17, 2016

Upper class lady. This is an interesting quju I haven’t seen before with the way it opens up in the back and the way the bottom opens out.  I guess it is possible that there were different styles worn back in the day.

This week, take a look at clothing from the Han dynasty from Hu Jingming‘s (琥璟明) weibo.  Those looking forward to the broadcast of Realm of Love: Long Ballad on July 21st can get a taste of the clothing style that persisted for the Western Han Dynasty and into the Eastern Han Dynasty through this post.

More pictures below the cut.