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White satin ground covered with curving gold lines; at regular intervals are pairs of birds arranged to form a circle and woven with violet, bright, light green and deep salmon pink silk

Provenance

Transferred from the Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese,

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

200 x 39 cm (78 3/4 x 15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17.630

Medium or Technique

Silk and gilt paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles