Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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textile sample book
  • Japan
  • textile sample book, 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • silk, gold and silver-wrapped thread, foil on paper, weaving, embroidering
  • Object Length/Width: 37 x 56 cm
    Object Length/Width: 14 1/2 x 24 in
  • Transfer from Cincinnati Museum of Art
  • Not on display
  • 1995.0032.03
Description
Exhibitions

Textile sample book that is decorated with gold and silver foil on flat paper strips. The textile samples are mounted on paper.