Buddhist vertical hanging panel with design of three chrysanthemum medallions and interlocking fretwork pattern in gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a dark blue twill-weave silk ground.
Lent by Hervey E. Wetzel, June 11, 1914. Returned Sept. 25, 1914. Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Wetzel to the MFA on March 31, 1919
Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel
Japanese, Edo period, 18th or 19th century
Height x width: 24 x 74 in. (61 x 188 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk twill-weave ground with gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave