Hangiri (Noh Costume)

A work made of silk and gold-leaf-paper strips, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with plain interlacing of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; stiffening: reeds covered with paper, plain weave; lining: silk, plain weave; ties: silk over cotton, plain weave over plain weave; edges: couched with silk.
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  • A work made of silk and gold-leaf-paper strips, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with plain interlacing of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; stiffening: reeds covered with paper, plain weave; lining: silk, plain weave; ties: silk over cotton, plain weave over plain weave; edges: couched with silk.

Date:

Meiji period (1868–1912), 1875/1900

Artist:

Japan

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Title

Hangiri (Noh Costume)

Origin

Japan

Date

1875–1900

Medium

Silk and gold-leaf-paper strips, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with plain interlacing of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; stiffening: reeds covered with paper, plain weave; lining: silk, plain weave; ties: silk over cotton, plain weave over plain weave; edges: couched with silk

Dimensions

At waist: 105.8 x 75 cm (41 5/8 x 29 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Alfred E. Hamill

Reference Number

1928.846

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