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Textile fragment from a Noh costume
Textile fragment from a Noh costume
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk
Dimensions:
64.5 x 12.8 cm (25 3/8 x 5 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
54687.29
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

Pink ground covered with sayagata linear pattern, phoenixes and kikyoIChinese balloon flower). Compound weave of 2/1 warp twill patterned with continuous supplementary weft floats. Twill patterned with long weft floats resembling karaoari embroidery.