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White satin ground, the design, which is woven with gilded paper consists of scrolling stems bearing peony-like flowers and leaves and rows of flying birds with four curling tail feathers

Provenance

Transferred from the Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese,

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 78.7 x 236.2 cm (31 x 93 in.)

Accession Number

17.629

Medium or Technique

Silk and gilt paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles