Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Brow of a Noh Wig Band (Kazura-obi)

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
late 18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Embroidered chrysanthemum scroll on gold (dohaku) silk satin ground, clematis scroll on gold leaf (surihaku) on silk satin
Dimensions:
1 1/4 x 48 1/4 in. (3.2 x 122.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Purchase, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Teiji Ito, by exchange, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.350
Not on view
[ Andreas Leisinger , Kanagawa, JP, until 1984; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Resonant Image: Tradition in Japanese Art (Part Two)," April 27, 1998–September 27, 1998.

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