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Kesa

A work made of silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts; lined with silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave.
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  • A work made of silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts; lined with silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave.

Date:

Edo period (1615–1868), 1711/81

Artist:

Japan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Kesa

Place

Japan (Object made in)

Date

Made 1711–1781

Medium

Silk, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts; lined with silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave

Dimensions

108.2 × 166.2 cm (42 5/8 × 65 3/8 in.); Warp repeat: H.: 59.7 cm (23 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph E. Hays in memory of Mary Van Artsdalen Hays

Reference Number

2004.997

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