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Textile fragment

White silk gauze ground covered with rounds of paired parrots against flowering tendril scrolls in wanashi (imperfect circle)

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.547

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade; Nuitoriori and kenmonsya

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles