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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

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Fragment (Shitenno from Kesa)

Origin

Japan

Date

Made 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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