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Drawstring bag with design of horizontal bands of red arc and flower motifs on natural ecru separated by horizontal short stripes in black and natural ecru. Lined with grayish-green plain-weave silk, drawn up with a golden brown braided silk cord. Fabric probably imported from India. This bag...

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Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on April 1, 1915

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall (Approx for storage): 22 x 26 x 19 cm (8 11/16 x 10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

15.776

Medium or Technique

Cotton; plain-weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles