Priest's Vestment and Stole with Dragons in Clouds Artist: Unknown

18th century

Asian Art

On view, 4th floor, Special Exhibitions
Medium

Silk, compound twill, gilt thread, brocaded

Dimensions

robe: 48 × 81 1/2 in. (121.9 × 207 cm)
stole: 64 × 13 1/2 in. (162.6 × 34.3 cm)

Credit Line

Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore

Accession Number

1951.12.8

Geography
Culture
Period

Edo period (1615–1868)

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

William L. Keane 1951; Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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Additional information

Object/Work type

clothing, robes, stoles (vestments)

Inscriptions

第壱号 亀頂山 三宝寺 什物\r\nNo. 1, Kichōzan Sanpōji jumotsu\r\nNo. 1 of the treasures at Sanpōji temple in Kichōzan \r\nwritten in sumi ink on the back of the vestment.

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