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Brocade with peony design

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The ground of much tarnished silver paper is covered by a geometrical pattern woven with dark blue, light green, and silver; on this are sticks and open peonies, woven with light green, dull red, white, dark blue, and light brown silk, and silver paper.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese,

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall (FLW): 107 x 69.5 cm (42 1/8 x 27 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

02.340

Medium or Technique

Silk and metal brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles