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Textile fragment

Brown silk ground covered with a design of lines running in all directions (pine needles ?), and woven with dark brown silk and gold thread.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.514

Medium or Technique

Compound weave, silk, gold metallic thread, Nishiki

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles