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Textile fragment

Dark blue ground; on this are stripes of plum branch,checker, and dragon, woven with brown, light tan-colored and black silk, and narrow strips of gilded paper.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.515

Medium or Technique

Lampas, silk, gold metallic thread, Nishiki

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles