Rank Badge (Japan), late 17th–early 18th century
This is a Rank badge. It is dated late 17th–early 18th century and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is silk, metallic yarns and its technique is embroidery, applique. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Alice Baldwin Beer.
It is credited
Gift of Thomas E. Kirby, Esq..
Its dimensions are
H x W: 26.7 x 20 cm (10 1/2 x 7 7/8 in.)
Cite this object as
Rank Badge (Japan), late 17th–early 18th century; silk, metallic yarns; H x W: 26.7 x 20 cm (10 1/2 x 7 7/8 in.); Gift of Thomas E. Kirby, Esq.; 1901-16-1