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Textile fragment

Japanese


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

13.0 x 4.2 cm (5 1/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.480

Medium or Technique

Silk, gold metallic thread; compound weave, Nishiki

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Light tan-colored ground, on which is woven with violet, green and brown silk, and narrow strips of gilded paper, part of a design of a dragon, clouds, and plants.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection