Fragment of green silk satin with design of dragon roundels and Buddhist symbols in gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Japanese, Edo period, early 19th century
Height x width: 20 7/8 x 17 1/8 in. (53 x 43.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin-weave with gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave