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Red twill ground with medallion of eight wisteria sprays around kara-hana motif against clouds between tate-waku

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

15.5 x 33.4 cm (6 1/8 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

98.529

Medium or Technique

Brocade, Karaori

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles