Basswood, dyed abaca fiber, paint, pine. All paper was formed Nagashizuki style on Western molds, using okra-pod formation aid. The paper was board-dried. The kozo paper was imbedded in the basswood-okra paper during couching.
The original object was scanned as a TIFF file on a Nikon Coolscan 4000 film scanner at approximately 4000 pixels on the long dimension. A 300 ppi JPEG file limited to 1024 pixels on the long dimension was then added to the CONTENTdm database.