Fragment (From an Obi)

A work made of silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip wrapped silk, twill weave with supplementary patterning and brocading wefts.

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  • A work made of silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip wrapped silk, twill weave with supplementary patterning and brocading wefts.

Date:

Meiji period (1868–1912)/ Taishô period (1912–1926)/ Shôwa period (1926–1989)/ Heisei period (1989–present), 20th century

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Fragment (From an Obi)

Origin

Japan

Date

1901–2000

Medium

Silk, gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip wrapped silk, twill weave with supplementary patterning and brocading wefts

Dimensions

69.5 x 70.6 cm (27 3/8 x 27 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Helen C. Gunsaulus

Reference Number

2002.182

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