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temple furnishing
  • Japan
  • temple furnishing, late 1800s, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • silk, foil, paper, patchwork
  • Length/Width/Depth: 154 x 30 cm
    Length/Width/Depth: 61 1/2 x 11 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1139

Temple furnishing with alternating patches of geometric and floral motifs with exterior floral border and interior corner patches of border material. It has silk and gold foil on flat paper strips.