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Textile fragment, possibly from a kesa
Textile fragment, possibly from a kesa
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk
Dimensions:
52 x 35 cm (20 1/2 x 13 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
54687.78
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

Ivory ground with large scale fungo tsunagi diaper broken by roundels of lowers.
Compound 2/1 warp twill patterned with continuous supplementary weft floats. twill patterned with long weft floats resembling karaoro embroidery.