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Textile fragment

A blue satin Chinese lion (?) embroidered in white, yellow, and green silk, and gold thread.

Inscription

Okukourai edge (rim) stitched in gold.Start of edge stitched in gold.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese,

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.503

Medium or Technique

Silk, gold metallic thread, wood; embroidery, Shisyu

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles