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Textile fragment

On a blue damask ground is applied a peony made of button-hole stitch and resembling lace. It is worked in two shades of light brown and light bluish green.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese,

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.502

Medium or Technique

Silk, paper, plastic; embroidery, Shisyu

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles