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Textile fragment, from a New Year's obi
Textile fragment, from a New Year's obi
Date:
early 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk
Dimensions:
40.8 x 15.5 cm (16 1/16 x 6 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
53803.19
Acquisition Date:
1931-09-03
Credit Line:

Gift of the Julia Brenner Collection

Multiple motifs in black on beige: hexagons, bamboo, waves, crane medallions. Compound weave 2/1 warp twill patterned with continuous supplementary weft floats, bound with a supplementary warp.