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Bright red twill ground covered with a design curving lines (fundo - rod measure weights) woven with the same color; this is broken by a rounded white bird medallion.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

11.1 x 33.7 cm (4 3/8 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

98.532

Medium or Technique

Brocade, Karaori

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles