Buddhist textile

Japanese
Edo period
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall (full loom width): 111.8 x 69.9 cm (44 x 27 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

93.1084a

Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt paper strips; twill-weave ground with supplementary warp and weft patterning

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Buddhist textile with design of dragon roundels and clouds in light and dark blue, green, reddish-orange, gold and white silk and gilt paper strip supplementary warp and weft patterning.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on September 1,1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection