May to June 2014 Magazine

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Editorial by ROBIN MARKBREITER

Correspondence

Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles: A Royal Textile Museum for Thailand by MELISSA LEVENTON, DALE CAROLYN GLUCKMAN, PIYANAN PETCHARABURANIN and PARICHAT SAENGSIRIKULCHAI

Women’s Fashions at the Thai Court: Tradition and Modernisation by PIYAVARA TEEKARA NATENOI, ALISA SAISAVETVAREE, MELISSA LEVENTON and DALE CAROLYN GLUCKMAN

Medallion Patterns at Angkor Wat and Sumtsek (Ladakh): Origins and Significance for Textiles Studies by GILLIAN GREEN

Thai Official Rank Robes (Sua Khrui): History, Fabrication and the Conservation of Admiral de Richelieu’s 19th Century Robe by JULIA M. BRENNAN and YAOWALAK BUNNAG

Thai Influence on Burmese Konbaung Dynasty (1752–1885) Royal Costumes by SYLVIA FRASER-LU

The Politics of Court Dress and Regalia: Power in a Tai World by SUSAN CONWAY

Hidden Treasure: The Rediscovery of a Royal Batik Collection by DALE CAROLYN GLUCKMAN and SARTTARAT MUDDIN

(Salesroom News) Sotheby’s New York: Archaic Bronzes and the Wu Dacheng Jijintu Scroll, Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art on March 18th and 19th, 2014 by HAROLD YEO

(Salesroom News) Christie’s New York: Fine Chinese Paintings, Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art on March 19th, 20th and 21st, 2014 by ELIZABETH HAMMER and MICHELLE CHENG

(Book Reviews) Royal Porcelain from Siam: Unpacking the Ring Collection BY HELEN ESPIR

(Collectors World) Early Postcards from Burma (Myanmar)  by DAWN F. ROONEY

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