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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

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