Skip to Content ☰ Open Filter >>

Buddhist Monk's Mantle (Kesa)

Showing 1 of 1

Japan Anonymous, Japanese
Buddhist Monk's Mantle (Kesa), 1850-1875
71 in. x 42 1/2 in. (180.34 cm x 107.95 cm)

Object Type: Textile
Technique: Woven
Period: Edo (Japan, 1615-1868)
Credit Line: Scripps College, Claremont, CA
Accession Number: T747

Two types of silk lampas.

Object Description
Large rectangular Buddhist monk's mantle made of pieced panels. The main fabric has repeating stylized floral roundels on a blue ground. Corner “patches” are of a faded red with gold motifs. Lining removed.

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:

Additional Images Click an image to view a larger version

Your current search criteria is: Objects is "Buddhist Monk's Mantle (Kesa)".