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14984 Swatch books (4), textile / card / paper, maker unknown, Ikeda, Kyoto, Japan, c. 1887. Click to enlarge.

Set of swatch books from Japan

Made
Consists of four volumes of fabric-covered swatchbooks of Japanese brocade patterns and fabric samples.

Summary

Object No.

14984

Object Statement

Swatch books (4), textile / card / paper, maker unknown, Ikeda, Kyoto, Japan, c. 1887

Physical Description

Consists of four volumes of fabric-covered swatchbooks of Japanese brocade patterns and fabric samples.

Production

Made

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1887

Acquisition Date

20 May 1887

Cite this Object

Harvard

Set of swatch books from Japan 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 21 September 2021, <https://ma.as/4292>

Wikipedia

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