Fragment (Shitenno from Kesa)

A work made of silk and gilded paper strip, twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in plain interlacings.
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  • A work made of silk and gilded paper strip, twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in plain interlacings.

Date:

late Edo period (1789–1868), 1800/25

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Fragment (Shitenno from Kesa)

Origin

Japan

Date

1800–1825

Medium

Silk and gilded paper strip, twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in plain interlacings

Dimensions

8.3 × 7.5 cm (3 1/4 × 2 15/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1922.4186

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