Length of silk velvet

Japanese
Edo period
18th or 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 91 x 28.5 cm (35 13/16 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.47.60

Medium or Technique

Velvet twill and loop surface brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length of silk for sash (?) with design of narrow bands of floral and geometric patterns in red, orange, gray, green and black uncut pile on a silk twill ground. There is a tan plain-weave silk backing.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Bain Hoyt