Late Edo or early Meiji ear
Object Place: Japan
24.0 x 11.2 cm (9 7/16 x 4 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain-weave crepe, stencil resist-dyed (kata-kanoko, shiroage)
Not On View
Textile sample with design of diamond-shaped crane lozenges in blue, tan and white, created by stencil resist-dyeing that imitates tie-dyeing (kata-kanoko), on a blue ground.
Transferred from the Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection