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Peacock-blue ground and design. The ground is of ribbed weaving; the design is of branches of leaves, and medallion of triple chrysanthemums.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

34.5 x 8.8 cm (13 9/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.539

Medium or Technique

Silk, Viroudo (velvet)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles