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Tobari (Temple Banner Fragment)

A work made of silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip, warp-float faced 3:1 ‘z’ twill weave with weft-float faced 1:3 twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts.
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  • A work made of silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip, warp-float faced 3:1 ‘z’ twill weave with weft-float faced 1:3 twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts.

Date:

late Edo period (1789–1868), 1800/50

Artist:

Japan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Tobari (Temple Banner Fragment)

Place

Japan (Object made in)

Date

Made 1600–1850

Medium

Silk and gold-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strip, warp-float faced 3:1 ‘Z’ twill weave with weft-float faced 1:3 twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts

Dimensions

228.3 × 59.1 cm (89 7/8 × 23 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

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

Reference Number

2004.1071

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