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Fragment of brocade

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Fragment with design of large and small circles on a lozenged ground in blue, green, yellow, and tan. Small circles have floral centers and large ones an all-over cloud pattern. Areas between large circles contain six-sided medallions. Selvedge on one side.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Bain Hoyt

Japanese, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 100 x 24 cm (39 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.47.57

Medium or Technique

Silk Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles