Noh costume fragment
Japanese or Chinese
Edo period (Genroku era)
late 17th century
Object Place: Japan
46.1 x 32.5 cm (18 1/8 x 12 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk with silk and gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts
Not On View
Noh theater costume fragment with design of bands of gold with bird (?) and cloud motifs in blue and green silk alternating with bands of narrow pink and red strips with gold wavy lines (tatewaku pattern).
Gift of Yamanaka & Co., Boston to the MFA on December 5, 1935
Gift of Yamanaka & Co.