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Textile fragment

Buff silk ground; on this are woven various small landscapes, and what suggest Japanese characters with light green, light and dark blue, white, buff, pinkish red silk, and strips of paper, probably silvered and tarnished. Places of interest (Osaka prefecture).

Inscription

Tennouji, Sumiyoshi, Ono, Nagamochi,Taka Tsu, Hirano

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Early Meiji era, late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.493

Medium or Technique

Lampas, Monorimono

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles