Length of silk with design of floral arabesques in dark and light blue, green, yellow, pink and white silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a yellow silk satin ground. One of three strips mounted together.
Bequest of Henry C. Warren to the MFA on April 14, 1899
Bequest of Henry C. Warren
Japanese, Edo period, 18th or 19th century
Height x width: 29 3/4 x 6 11/16 in. (75.5 x 17 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk; satin-weave with discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave