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Textile sample (one of 7)

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Machine woven patterns, silk and gilt paper yarns, ramie. Designs: (a-b) based on Coptic textiles; (c) figures and palace carts; (d) based on western floral designs; (e) bush clover; (f) chrysanthemums; (g) village scene.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Gift of Juraku Company, Ltd.

Japanese (Kyoto), 1970s–1980s

Object Place

Kyoto, Japan

Accession Number

1985.194e

Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles