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Fragment of silk

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Narrow strip of gray silk damask with row of paulownia crests in silver gray silk.

Provenance

Transferred from the Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, late Edo period, early 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

10.5 x 99.5 cm (4 1/8 x 39 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.509

Medium or Technique

Silk damask with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles