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Textile fragment from a Noh costume
Textile fragment from a Noh costume
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk
Dimensions:
63.7 x 12.5 cm (25 1/16 x 4 15/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
54687.143
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

Pink ground with sayagata pattern and swastika lozenges, superimposed with flying phoenixes, and Chinese balloon flower(kikyo).
Compound weve 2/1 warp twill patterned with continuous supplementary weft floats. Twill patterned with long weft floats resembling karaoki embroidery.