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Textile fragment

Gray silk ground, on this is an all-over design of pine branches, and crane and tortoise woven with black, and light tan-color silk, and gold thread.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Accession Number

98.512

Medium or Technique

Lampas, silk, gold metallic thread, Nishiki

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles