Gift cover (fukusa)

Japanese
Edo Period
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

66.5 x 82 cm (26 3/16 x 32 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.219

Medium or Technique

Silk; satin, embroidered with silk and gold-metallic thread

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fukusa with bird-of-prey on perch.

Provenance

Transferred from the Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection