Purple Gold threaded Brocade: Kinran-PL-0004: FS

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Description

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

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 Single-stemmed peony arabesque 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 13.3 26
Weft 7 13

Other Inches Shaku
Bolt Width

History

Fabric Number Kinran-PE-0004
Originating institution Freer Sackler