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Blue gray satin ground with a design of flowers (Irises) and leaves woven with darker blue silk and gold thread.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

17.5 x 31.5 cm (6 7/8 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.537

Medium or Technique

Silk, gold metallic thread, Lampus, Monori

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles