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Textile fragment

Gray silk ground, on which is woven with brown, black, cream-color, and gray silk, and gold thread, a design of flowers and phoenix..

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.510

Medium or Technique

Compound weave, silk, gold metallic thread, Nishiki

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles