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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.

Provenance

Bequest of Henry C. Warren to the MFA on April 14, 1899

Credit Line

Bequest of Henry C. Warren

Japanese, Edo period, 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 29 3/4 x 7 1/16 in. (75.5 x 18 cm)

Accession Number

99.59c

Medium or Technique

Silk; satin-weave ground with discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles