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Textile fragment

White gauze ground into which is woven with cherry-colored silk fusenryo medallion and lozenge of eight wisteria sprays around kara-hana motif.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.520

Medium or Technique

Silk, brocaded, Nuitoriori

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles