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Squarish silk fragment of brocade

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Squarish silk fragment, grayish tan ground with designs of flower sprays and leaves in salmon, green, and brick color in kikko ground. Red lining.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Bliss Knapp

Japanese, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

32.7 x 31.8 cm (12 7/8 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

RES.50.18

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles