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Textile fragment

White gauze; woven into this with red silk is a lozenge of eight wisteria sprays around kara-hana motif and medallion of paired parrots.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.523

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocaded, Nuitoriori

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles