Asian Art

Priest’s robe, compound twill

late 18th century

Compound twill with warp threads woven over two
with a fine white binding warp after every three; silk

45 3/4 x 83 in. (116.21 x 210.82 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1951.12.14
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex coll. William L. Keane

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