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Textile fragment

Japanese
Late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

12.7 x 35.3 cm (5 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.542

Medium or Technique

Silk wef float patterning; Ukiorimono

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk gauze ground, on which is a design of rounds of paired butterfly against diaper of komochi kikko (hexagons, each with a smaller hexagon enclosed); woven with white silk.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection