Art/ Collection/ Art Object

End of a Noh wig band

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
late 18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Embroidered silk satin with gold leaf patterning
Dimensions:
1 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. (3.8 x 49.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Purchase, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Teiji Ito, by exchange, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.351
Not on view
This band, lacking red in the embroidery is used for middle-aged or elderly female roles.
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