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kasuri futonji panel
  • unknown maker from Japan
  • kasuri futonji panel, 1800s or 1900s
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • cotton, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Length/Width: 155 x 32.4 cm
    Object Length/Width: 61 x 12 3/4 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1992.0080

Fans and interlocking squares. Warp and weft kasuri (hand-tying and e-dai) on indigo. Plain weave. Fan motif alternating with overlapping squares. Fan is woven in “e-gasuri: (picture Kasuri) - weft patterning overlapping squares are double kasuri - warp and weft patterning.