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Textile fragment

Japanese
Late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

9.8 x 36.2 cm (3 7/8 x 14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.551

Medium or Technique

Silk weft float patterning; Ukiorimono

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground and design are both of white silk. The design consists of medallions of paired birds against diaper. A manufacturer’s sample.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection