Fukusa (Gift Cover)

A work made of patterned side: silk, plain weave; resist dyed; lined with silk, plain weave (possibly dyed with safflower); sewn with front and lining matched in size; corners: silk, knotted, cut fringe tassels.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

Image actions

  • A work made of patterned side: silk, plain weave; resist dyed; lined with silk, plain weave (possibly dyed with safflower); sewn with front and lining matched in size; corners: silk, knotted, cut fringe tassels.

Date:

late Edo (1789–1868)/early Meiji period (1868–1912), 1800/83

Artist:

Japan

About this artwork

Currently Off View

Textiles

Title

Fukusa (Gift Cover)

Origin

Japan

Date

1800–1883

Medium

Patterned side: silk, plain weave; resist dyed; lined with silk, plain weave (possibly dyed with safflower); sewn with front and lining matched in size; corners: silk, knotted, cut fringe tassels

Dimensions

38.3 x 42.2 cm (15 1/8 x 16 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary V. and Ralph E. Hays

Reference Number

2001.215

Extended information about this artwork

Object information is a work in progress and may be updated as new research findings emerge. To help improve this record, please email .

Share

Sign up for our enewsletter to receive updates.

Learn more

Image actions

Share