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Japanese cotton bedding cover (futon-ji)

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An image of Textiles. Four joined panels. Bedding cover (futon-ji). Unknown maker, Japan, Ryukyu Islands. Motifs of crane, prunus, 10,000 year old tortoise, irises. Resist dyed cotton, dark blue ground; designs painted in greys, beiges and pinks. Length, whole, 155 cm, width, whole, 129 cm, circa 1800-circa 1899.

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Textiles. Four joined panels. Bedding cover (futon-ji). Unknown maker, Japan, Ryukyu Islands. Motifs of crane, prunus, 10,000 year old tortoise, irises. Resist dyed cotton, dark blue ground; designs painted in greys, beiges and pinks. Length, whole, 155 cm, width, whole, 129 cm, circa 1800-circa 1899.

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  • Accession Number: T.201-1977
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/29.0
  • Focal length: 24
  • Camera: NIKON D800
  • Photographer name: Amy Jugg
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 857 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 627.19kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 29/1
  • Captured: 2015:12:10 13:45:27

Key words

19th Century Almond almond blossom bedding cover birds blossom blue carapace cotton cranes dark blue dyed Fitz_AA floral flowers futon-ji Iridaceae iris Irises Japanese minogame panel prunus resist dyed Rosaceae sakura textile tortoise turtle turtles

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rgb(165,135,113), rgb(242,242,242), rgb(26,29,35), rgb(120,106,93), rgb(70,69,67), rgb(138,148,137), rgb(80,94,95), rgb(71,82,93), rgb(49,62,67), rgb(148,76,60), rgb(126,140,149)

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