Fragment of brocade

Japanese
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 100 x 24 cm (39 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.47.57

Medium or Technique

Silk Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment with design of large and small circles on a lozenged ground in blue, green, yellow, and tan. Small circles have floral centers and large ones an all-over cloud pattern. Areas between large circles contain six-sided medallions. Selvedge on one side.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Bain Hoyt