Fragment of silk
late Edo period
Object Place: Japan
Overall: 21.5 x 35 cm (8 7/16 x 13 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain-weave with sil discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in plain-weave
Not On View
Fragment of tan and dark blue iridescent plain-weave silk with design of peacock feathers, plants and clouds in light and dark green, cream, light blue and tan silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts.
Transferred from the Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection