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Textile fragment with design of dragons and clouds in dark and light blue, green, pink and white silk and gilt paper strip supplementary weft patterning on a reddish-orange silk twill-weave ground. Part of 95.1224

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on November 24, 1897

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

97.178

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles