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Kesa

A work made of silk and gilt-paper; compound satin weave.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-paper; compound satin weave.

Date:

late Edo period (1789–1868), late 18th/early 19th century

Artist:

Japan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Kesa

Place

Japan (Object made in)

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Made 1775–1825

Medium

silk and gilt-paper; compound satin weave

Dimensions

202.1 × 109.3 cm (79 1/2 × 43 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1894.64

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