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Textile fragment

Japanese
Early Meiji era
late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

28.1 x 20.2 cm (11 1/16 x 7 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.497

Medium or Technique

Silk Lampas, Monorimono

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk ground divided into squares by blue lines. In each square is the figure of a man or woman, Japanese playing cards pattern (Hyakuninissyu) . The colors are black, bronze, blue, pink, brown, and light green.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection