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Two fragments of brocade

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Alternating rows of dragon and peony medallions, woven with gilt0-paper strips on red, faded to russet-brown. Somewhat worn; hold in (b) and (a) torn or cut.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates

Japanese, early 19th century

Dimensions

(a) 1.333 x .677 (b) 1.315 x .675

Accession Number

RES.28.43a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles