Fragment of reddish-orange silk damask with cloud pattern and design of dragon roundels 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, late 18th or early 19th century
Height x width: 26 3/4 x 14 in. (68 x 35.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk damask with gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave