Unconstructed bag for tea container (shifuku)

Japanese
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall (a): 5.5 x 5.5 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/16 in.) Overall (b): 18 x 18 cm (7 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.) Overall (c): 18 x 18 cm (7 1/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.716

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Unconstructed drawstring bag for tea container (shifuku) with design of peony motifs in green silk supplementary weft patterning on a blue silk satin ground.

Provenance

Ross Collection
Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection