Textile pictorial medallion

Japanese
Muromachi period
possibly 15th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Diameter: .295

Accession Number

34.1311

Medium or Technique

Hemp plain-weave, stenciled in ink, hand-painted

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Medallion of pale blue plain-weave hemp ground with design of mythological beast surrounded by flames stenciled in ink with parts of the eye and tongue hand-painted in red.

Provenance

Gift of Marshall H. Gould to the MFA, November 1, 1934

Credit Line

Gift of Marshall H. Gould