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Ôhi (Stole)

A work made of heri, jô: silk and gold-leaf-on-lacquered-paper-strip, plain weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; shiten: silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip, warp-float faced 2:1 'z’ twill weave with supplementary patterning weft floats and some supplementary patterning wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:2 'z’ twill interlacings; lining: silk, plain weave.
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  • A work made of heri, jô: silk and gold-leaf-on-lacquered-paper-strip, plain weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; shiten: silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip, warp-float faced 2:1 'z’ twill weave with supplementary patterning weft floats and some supplementary patterning wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:2 'z’ twill interlacings; lining: silk, plain weave.

Date:

late Edo period (1789–1868), 1800/68

Artist:

Japan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Ôhi (Stole)

Place

Japan (Object made in)

Date

Made 1800–1868

Medium

Heri, jô: silk and gold-leaf-on-lacquered-paper-strip, plain weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts; shiten: silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper-strip, warp-float faced 2:1 'Z’ twill weave with supplementary patterning weft floats and some supplementary patterning wefts bound in weft-float faced 1:2 'Z’ twill interlacings; lining: silk, plain weave

Dimensions

115 × 31.1 cm (45 1/4 × 12 1/4 in.); Warp repeat: H.: 42.3 cm (16 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

2004.1037

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