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Textile fragment

Dark blue ground covered by circles enclosing tortoises against cloud ground woven with buff silk.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese,

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.485

Medium or Technique

Silk; compound weave, Futsu

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles