Yorke Antique Textiles

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Item Details
Location:
Japan
Date:
Meiji era (1868-1911)
Description:
A large Buddhist temple uchishiki featuring metallic three-dimensional embroidery on a red felt background. In Japan, lion and peonies have been associated with Buddhism since early times. The lion dances energetically among peonies to celebrate longevity and a felicitous life. Good condition, with many stains, loose threads, and some small holes. 109" x 78"
Price:
$850
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