Textile fragment froma kesa or temple furnishing
Textile fragment froma kesa or temple furnishing
Date:
early 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk
Dimensions:
29 x 19.7 cm (11 7/16 x 7 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
54687.157
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

Brown gold ground with scrolling tendrils broken by a mon of aoi leaves.
Compound weave of 2/1 wrap twill patterned with continuous supplementary weft floats, bound with a supplementary warp.