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Buddhist textile

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Buddhist textile with design of dragon roundels and clouds in light and dark blue, green, reddish-orange, gold and white silk and gilt paper strip supplementary warp and weft patterning.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 106.7 x 58.4 cm (42 x 23 in.)

Accession Number

93.1084b

Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt paper strips; twill-weave ground with supplementary warp and weft patterning

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles