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Textile fragment
Textile fragment
Date:
late 18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk
Dimensions:
20.7 x 15.5 cm (8 1/8 x 6 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
54687.8
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

Gold on blue, lattice of bands patterned with dragons, clouds, phoenix and paulownia, koto bridges. Compound weave of 2/1 wrap twill patterned with continuous supplementary weft floats, bound with a supplementary warp.