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Textile fragment
Textile fragment
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk
Dimensions:
8.3 x 9.5 cm (3 1/4 x 3 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
54687.3
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

Rows of interlocking shippo, Seven Traesures, with flower and dragon roundels. Brown, purple, gold. Compound weave of 2/1 wrap twill patterned with continuous supplementary weft floats bound with a supplementary warp.