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Textile fragment with design of dragon roundels, swastika, gong and rhinoceros cup motifs in gilt paper strip supplementary weft patterning on a natural twill-weave silk ground.

Provenance

84.417-84.552 were purchased for $150 of Louis Wertheimer at the Foreign Fair Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art

Credit Line

Everett Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 20 x 11.5 cm (7 7/8 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

84.423

Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt paper strips; twill-weave ground with supplementary weft patterning

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles