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Length of silk with repeating design of scholars at court in repose and dining in polychrome silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a gray plain-weave silk ground.

Provenance

Gift from Charles B. Hoyt to the MFA, October 9, 1947

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Bain Hoyt

Japanese, Meiji era, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 54 x 28 cm (21 1/4 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

RES.47.62

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles