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1950

  • Work on this object began.

1960

  • Work on this object ended.

1964

  • We acquired this object.

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  • You found it!

Material For Zabuton (floor Cushion) (Japan), 1950–60

This is a Material for zabuton (floor cushion). It is dated 1950–60 and we acquired it in 1964. Its medium is raw silk. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Miss Elizabeth Gordon. It is credited Gift of Elizabeth Gordon.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 648 x 61 cm (21 ft. 3 1/8 in. x 24 in.)

Cite this object as

Material For Zabuton (floor Cushion) (Japan), 1950–60; raw silk; H x W: 648 x 61 cm (21 ft. 3 1/8 in. x 24 in.); Gift of Elizabeth Gordon; 1964-24-16

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