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Textile fragment

Groups of red, white, and dark green stripes separated by dark brown stripes; across this are flying cranes, woven with brown silk, and bronze paper, possibly gold originally.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Late Edo, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.496

Medium or Technique

Silk, gold metallic thread; Lampas, Monorimono

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles