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Textile fragment

Japanese
Late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

35.0 x 19.5 cm (13 3/4 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.490

Medium or Technique

Silk, gold metallic thread; Lampas, Shuchin

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark green satin ground on which is a design of bunches of small and large leaves, and insignificant butterflies woven with red, blue, brown, green, and yellow silk, and narrow strips of gilded paper. Pieced.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection