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Textile length, made of two pieces stitched together, with design of fans, bamboo and maple leaves in gilt paper strip discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a green twill-weave silk ground.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine to the MFA on March 31, 1919

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel

Japanese, Edo period, 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

77.5 x 29 cm (30 1/2 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.709

Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt paper strips; twill-weave ground with discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles