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Fragment of cotton

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton with stencil resist-dyed "ikat" design of arrow pattern in light and dark blue

Provenance

Gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield to the MFA, April 1877

Credit Line

Gift of Benjamin W. Crowninshield

Japanese, late Edo period, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 14 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. (37.5 x 24.8 cm)

Accession Number

77.89

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, warp yarn stencil resist-dyed (katazome)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles