Purple Gold threaded Brocade: Kinran-PL-0001: FS

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Description

A purple silk based brocade in a twill weave with supplementary gold weft in a peony arabesque pattern.

紫袋織本願寺牡丹

Properties

Front Image

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Back Image

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Item English Japanese Chinese
Classification Gold threaded Brocade 金襴
Fabric Color purple
Weaving Pattern peony arabesques 一重蔓牡丹唐草
Weave Structure Twill with supplementary gold weft with tabby bind
Fiber Identification silk

Measurements

Direction Pattern size Thread Count
Warp 11.5 38
Weft 6.2 20

Other Inches Shaku
Bolt Width

History

Fabric Number Kinran-PE-0001
Originating institution Freer Sackler