Full text: Trigault, Nicolas: Regni Chinensis descriptio

NIC. TRIGAVT. ut frontem ex omni parte ac fa-
ciem tegant, & intuentium oculis
etiam præſentem ſubducant. Co-
lor regius cæteriſque interdictus,
flavus eſt, è quo veſtis ejus contexta
eſt variis ex aureo filo draconibus. Nec in veſte ſolum regia dracones,
ſed in palatio univerſo, vaſisque
aureis & argenteis, & reliqua ſupel-
lectile, vel cælati, vel depicti viſun-
tur; quin ipſa etiam tecta & tegulæ
flavum colorem, & dracones ſpe-
ctandos exhibent; quod anſam for-
taſſe præbuit aliquibus aſſerendi,
palatii regii tegulas eſſe aureas æ. reaſve: at revera fictiles ſunt, ut ego
meis manibus attrectavi, ſed flavo
colore imbutæ, & ſingulæ ſingulis
clavis, trabalibus fere, in tecto
ipſo defixæ; ſunt enim noſtratibus
haud paulo majores: quorum cla-
vorum caput eſt inauratum; ne
quid appareat in regio palatio,
quod regium colorem non præfe-
rat. Si quis eum colorem, aut dra-

Note to user

Dear user,

In response to current developments in the web technology used by the Goobi viewer, the software no longer supports your browser.

Please use one of the following browsers to display this page correctly.

Thank you.

powered by Goobi viewer