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Textile fragment from a Noh costume
Textile fragment from a Noh costume
Date:
early 18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk
Dimensions:
25.5 x 18.5 cm (10 1/16 x 7 5/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
54687.7
Acquisition Date:
1935-12-13
Credit Line:

Gift of Miss Carlotta Mabury

Shaded ground of peach and blue with design of a fence and grasses. Compound weave 2/1 warp twill patterned with continuous and discontinuous supplementary weft floats, some of which are bound with the warps. Twill is patterned with long unbound floats resembling karakaori embroidery.