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Textile fragment

Écru ground through which are woven black threads; this is broken by flowers, clouds and other forms of black silk and gold thread.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.509

Medium or Technique

Compound weave, silk, gold metallic thread, Nishiki

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles