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Twill ground shading from red to white to brown with fret pattern in gold. Design of wistaria, six petalled flower and leaves in karaori weave in deep blue, dull purples, greens, etc.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Hannah Marcy Edwards for The Juliana Cheney Edwards Collection

Japanese, 18th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

153.5 x 210.5 cm (60 7/16 x 82 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.39.74

Medium or Technique

Silk twill, brocaded

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles