Cord (shutara)

Beni shutara

Japanese
Edo period
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

174.3 x 18.5 cm (68 5/8 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2169

Medium or Technique

Silk, braided (kumihimo), knotted

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Braided and knotted cord with fringed tassel in red silk

Provenance

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection; gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA on October 6, 1921

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection