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Floral motifs, ribbons, Daoist fans, etc. in polychrome floss silk and gilt mulberry yarns. Printed and stencilled floral motifs on the white linen ground. Undulating interwoven wire added to field and border. Good condition.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Japanese, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

161.5 x 135.5 cm (63 9/16 x 53 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.2436

Medium or Technique

Floss silk and gilt mulberry yarns embroidered on linen, printed and stencilled motifs on linen ground, cotton trim, gold-colored metallic thread braided trim, and cotton backing

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles