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gift cover (fukusa)

Meiji1868-1900

Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields

Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields

White silk painted with a shikishi-dori design of an egret painted on a poem paper (shikishi), laid over a design of a lotus flower and leaves. Embroidered details. Sewn in the tachikire awase style. Lining: White silk, plain weave.

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  • Title: gift cover (fukusa)
  • Creator: Meiji
  • Date Created: 1868-1900
  • Rights: Public Domain
  • Medium / Support: painted | embroidered | Gold Wrapped Threads
  • External Link: See this object at www.imamuseum.org
  • Dimensions: 28 x 25-1/2 in.
  • Department: Textile and Fashion Arts
  • Credit Line: Gift of Eliza M. Niblack
  • Creation Period: Meiji
  • Accession Number: 16.881

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