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Gift cover (fukusa)

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Fukusa with bird-of-prey on perch.

Provenance

Transferred from the Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Edo Period, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

66.5 x 82 cm (26 3/16 x 32 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.219

Medium or Technique

Silk; satin, embroidered with silk and gold-metallic thread

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles