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Ôhi (Stole)

A work made of silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip, warp-float faced 2:1 'z' twill weave with weft-float faced 1:2 'z' twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; edged with cords; lined with cotton, plain weave.
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  • A work made of silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip, warp-float faced 2:1 'z' twill weave with weft-float faced 1:2 'z' twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; edged with cords; lined with cotton, plain weave.

Date:

Meiji period (1868–1912), 1875/1900

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Ôhi (Stole)

Origin

Japan

Date

Made 1875–1900

Medium

Silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip, warp-float faced 2:1 'Z' twill weave with weft-float faced 1:2 'Z' twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; edged with cords; lined with cotton, plain weave

Dimensions

169.7 x 33 cm (66 3/4 x 13 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Gaylord Donnelley in memory of Frances Gaylord Smith

Reference Number

1991.775

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