Fragment of silk

Japanese
Edo period
early 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

11.5 x 98 cm (4 1/2 x 38 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.507

Medium or Technique

Silk with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A narrow strip of gray (formerly plum) silk with design of alternating crane and clover crests in white silk

Provenance

Transferred from the Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection