Buddhist priest's stole fragment (ôhi)

Japanese
Edo period
mid-19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

32.6 x 114.5 cm (12 13/16 x 45 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.50.15

Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt paper; tapestry weave

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Buddhist priest’s stole fragment (ôhi) with design of phoenix, clouds, and two floral squares in colors of salmon, purple, blue, green, white, black, and gold tapestry.

Provenance

Gift to MFA on March 9, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Bliss Knapp