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Textile (Japan)

This is a Textile. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is cotton and its technique is stenciled resist (katazome) on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Elinor Merrell. It is credited Gift of Elinor Merrell.

  • Stencil, Ferns and Swirls
  • mulberry paper (kozo washi) treated with fermented persimmon tannin....
  • Gift of Helen Snyder.
  • 1976-103-61

Its dimensions are

H x W (a): 94 x 34.3 cm (37 x 13 1/2 in.) H x W (b): 67 x 34.3 cm (26 3/8 x 13 1/2 in.) Repeat H: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)

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Textile (Japan); cotton; H x W (a): 94 x 34.3 cm (37 x 13 1/2 in.) H x W (b): 67 x 34.3 cm (26 3/8 x 13 1/2 in.) Repeat H: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.); Gift of Elinor Merrell; 1973-29-30-a,b

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