See more objects with the color rosybrown or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1925

  • Work on this object ended.

1956

  • We acquired this object.

2007

2015

2021

  • You found it!

Textile (Japan)

This is a Textile. It is dated late 19th–early 20th century and we acquired it in 1956. Its medium is agave fiber (from taiwan) and its technique is warp tie-dyed before weaving (ikat), plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Benjamin Ginsburg. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Benjamin Ginsburg.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 48 × 32 cm (18 7/8 × 12 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (Japan); agave fiber (from taiwan); H x W: 48 × 32 cm (18 7/8 × 12 5/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Benjamin Ginsburg; 1956-72-2

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18410753/ |title=Textile (Japan) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=3 December 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>