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Textile fragment

Japanese
Late 19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

5 x 25.7 cm (1 15/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.509

Medium or Technique

Compound weave, silk, gold metallic thread, Nishiki

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Écru ground through which are woven black threads; this is broken by flowers, clouds and other forms of black silk and gold thread.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection