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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1972.6.4
Title
Katagami Textile Stencil with Geometric Floral Design
Classification
Artists' Tools
Work Type
stencil
Date
Meiji-Shōwa period, 20th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/214761
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Chūban (medium-sized) minogami (mulberry bark paper) treated with persimmon juice and cut using the "kiribori" (drill-carving), "dōgubori" (punch-carving), and "tsukibori" (thrust-carving) techniques
Dimensions
paper: H. 26.2 x W. 41.2 cm (10 5/16 x 16 1/4 in.)
pattern unit dimensions: H. 20 x W. 34.5 cm (7 7/8 x 13 9/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Museum Collection
Accession Year
1972
Object Number
1972.6.4
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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