Brown Damask: Chikueido-5: FS

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Description

A brown silk twill fabric with supplementary dyed silk in a pattern of peonies in Chinese arabesques.

Note: spectrace instruments were conducted

Properties

Front Image

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Back Image

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Item English Japanese Chinese
Classification Damask 緞子
Fabric Color brown
Weaving Pattern Peonies in Chinese Arabesques 牡丹唐草
Weave Structure Twill with supplementary dyed silk with tabby bind
Fiber Identification silk

Measurements

Direction Pattern size Thread Count
Warp 11.5 34
Weft 8.5 21

Other Inches Shaku
Bolt Width

History

Fabric Number chikueido-5
Originating institution Freer Sackler