Fragment of silk
late 18th or early 19th century
Object Place: Japan
Overall: 40 x 28.5 cm (15 3/4 x 11 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk twill-weave with silk and gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave
Not On View
Fragment of dark green twill-weave silk with design of dragon and floral roundels in between which are Buddhist symbols in green and yellow silk and gilt paper stip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts.
Transferred from the Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection