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Textile fragment, kesa or temple furninshing
Textile fragment, kesa or temple furninshing
Date:
ca. late 18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk
Dimensions:
23.8 x 15.5 cm (9 3/8 x 6 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
53803.15
Acquisition Date:
1931-09-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Gustave Brenner

Board gongs(choban) in the shape of Chinese scepter heads(Ju-I) connected with cloud bands in swastika/line diaper(sayagata). Gold on blue. Compound weave 2/1 wrap twill patterned with continuous supplementary weft floats bound with a supplementary warp.