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kosode panel fragment
  • Japan
  • kosode panel fragment, late 1800s, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • satin, silk and gold thread, embroidering
  • Paper Type: satin, stem, couching
  • Length/Width/Depth: 84 x 89 cm
    Length/Width/Depth: 33 x 35 in
  • Gift in memory of James H. Walker Jr., by his family
  • Not on display
  • 1993.0348

Embroidered panel (probably kosode fragment) that is decorated with realistic squirrels on a grapevine. The embroidery is on blue satin ground.