Object Place: Japan
23.3 x 12.5 cm (9 3/16 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk, gold metallic thread; Lampas, Shuchin
Not On View
Blue satin ground, on which is suya gata (key fret or swastica diaper) and shippo (interlocking circles) with flowers, leaves, pine cones, and a medallion of a pair of onagadori woven with white silk, and gilded bronzed paper.
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection