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Hiri, yô, jô: silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip, warp-float faced 2:1 ‘Z’ twill weave with 1:2 ‘Z’ twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; shiten and niten: silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip, warp-float faced 2:1 satin weave with weft-float faced 1:2 ‘Z’ twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; lining: silk, plain weave
112.8 × 189.3 cm (44 3/8 × 74 1/2 in.); Repeat: H.: 17 cm (6 5/8 in.)
Gift of Ralph E. Hays in memory of Mary Van Artsdalen Hays
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