Kasuri Fragment

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  • Kasuri Fragment
  • Kasuri Fragment
  • Kasuri Fragment
  • Kasuri Fragment

Kasuri Fragment

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Kasuri fragment.  Kasuri is the Japanese style of ikat, where the threads of the material are resist-dyed before being woven. This piece is specifically e-gasuri (picture kasuri) as the image created is recognizable. This process was first practiced in the 12th Century.  Pine motif is visible.

  • Cotton
  • Meiji Era (1868-1912)
  • 19" x 12.75" (length, width)
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