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Hand spun blue and white silk cloth. Miyazaki prefecture. Same patterning as M80-04, in shades of blue and white. "Aya silk, craft studio, handwoven 100%" Fringe on both ends. Navy Blue colored threading with grey-blue and white stripes. The stripes do not extend all the way through the fabric, but stop before the reach the other side. There is a black cloth patch/ tag on one end that shows a gold spinning wheel. The fringe is the same navy color as the main portion of the cloth.


Cloth, Weaving

Original Medium

Silk (textile)


104 cm x 35.2 cm


Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan

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Original Collection

Mike Mansfield Collections, Mss 65, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana

Holding Repository

University of Montana, Mansfield Library Archives and Special Collections

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-- Missoula. Mansfield Library

Image Credit

Image credit: Micaela Connolly, University of Montana

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Cloth, Weaving

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