Temple banner

Japanese
20th century


Object Place: Kyoto, Japan

Dimensions

Other: 27.9 x 82.9 cm (11 x 32 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

APP.1986.20

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave, yarn-resist dyed (ikat, kasuri)

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Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Temple hanging with stylized geometric motifs in red and black ikat bordered by bands of light gold silk and five linen streamers in yellow, orange, white, green and blue, attached along the bottom.

Provenance

Gift from Juraku Company, Ltd. (Kyoto, Japan) to the MFA, 1986

Credit Line

Gift of Juraku Company, Ltd.