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Textile, Kibiso Hairline, 2011

This is a Textile. It was designed by Reiko Sudo. It is dated 2011. Its medium is dobby loom woven 100% silk (raw silk and kibiso).

This object was donated by Tsuruoka City. It is credited Courtesy of NUNO Corporation, Tsuruoka Fabric Industry Cooperative, and Tsuruoka City.

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

  • Scarf (Japan), 1992–97
  • silk.
  • Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program....
  • 1998-18-1

Its dimensions are

H x W: 305 × 113 cm (10 ft. 1/16 in. × 44 1/2 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Scraps.

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