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$90.00 NZD (Incl. GST)

Butterfly silk scarf

The butterfly design on this black silk scarf is based on the decoration of an interior tray from a late nineteenth-century black lacquer box that once held long rectangular poem cards and other stationery items.

The unknown artist rendered a striking design of large butterflies hovering over grasses tangled with wild chrysanthemum and tufted maiden flower in maki-e lacquer.

Silk satin

162cm x 46

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