Uchishiki (altar cloth)
Alternating rows of winged dragons, coral branches, and flaming jewels, set on a ground of stylized green and blue waves and a cypress-fence lattice.
Silk with gold thread
70 x 67.5 cm
Place of origin:
Inscription in ink on the lining: 天保十四年卯九月 町内西川與左工門 寄進
“14th year of the Tenpô era , year of the rabbit, in the 9th month, donated by Nishikawa Yozaemon”