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Length of fabric with design of two large peonies on an arabesque pattern in blue, brown, green and yellow silk in supplementary weft patterning on a metallic gold ground

Provenance

Gift of Charles Henry Parker, from the Estate of Alfred Greenough, to the MFA on April 9, 1883

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection

Japanese,

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 28 3/8 x 13 3/4 in. (72 x 35 cm)

Accession Number

85.31

Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt paper strips; supplementary weft patterning

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles