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Length of silk with design of plum and floral roundels over alternating horizontal ivory bands of deer and maple leaf motifs and fox (?) and pine tree motifs in blue, brown, tan and greenish-gray silk supplementary weft patterning on a gold silk twill ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA in 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

122.3 x 70 cm (48 1/8 x 27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.483

Medium or Technique

Silk; twill-weave ground with supplementary weft patterning

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles