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katazome stencil
  • unknown maker from Japan
  • katazome stencil, 1900s
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • persimmon tanin, laminating, mesh, on mulberry paper
  • Object Height/Width: 44 x 51 cm
    Object Height/Width: 17.25 x 20 cm
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 25 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George A. Colom
  • Not on display
  • 2000.0158

Mulberry paper laminated with persimmon tannin with mesh backing. It has all-over floral motifs with a bell flower pattern that is used to print on textiles.