Ceremonial Shawl (Kata)

A work made of silk, bands of satin weave and bands of satin weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in satin interlacings; fringe.
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  • A work made of silk, bands of satin weave and bands of satin weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in satin interlacings; fringe.

Date:

Ming dynasty (1368–1644), 15th/16th century

Artist:

China

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Title

Ceremonial Shawl (Kata)

Origin

China

Date

1401–1600

Medium

silk, bands of satin weave and bands of satin weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in satin interlacings; fringe

Dimensions

247 × 51.7 cm (97 1/4 × 20 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the James D. Tigerman Estate

Reference Number

2005.431

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