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Textile fragment
Textile fragment
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk
Dimensions:
16 x 22.8 cm (6 5/16 x 9 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
54687.20
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

Red ground with scattered gold motifs based on matsu kawa bishi, or pine bark lozenges. Compound weave of 2/1 warp twill patterned with continuous supplementary weft floats