Ôhi (Stole)

A work made of heri, jô: silk, warp-float faced 2:1 ‘z’ twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts; shiten: silk and 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; lining: silk, predominant warp, weft ribbed, plain weave.
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  • A work made of heri, jô: silk, warp-float faced 2:1 ‘z’ twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts; shiten: silk and 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; lining: silk, predominant warp, weft ribbed, plain weave.

Date:

late Edo period (1789–1868), 1800/68

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Ôhi (Stole)

Origin

Japan

Date

1800–1868

Medium

Heri, jô: silk, warp-float faced 2:1 ‘Z’ twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts; shiten: Silk and 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; lining: silk, predominant warp, weft ribbed, plain weave

Dimensions

130.4 x 27.6 cm (51 1/4 x 10 7/8 in.) Repeat: 18.2 cm (7 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph E. Hays in memory of Mary Van Artsdalen Hays

Reference Number

2004.1032

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