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Fragment of cotton

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton with light brown ground and design Seven Treasures pattern of interlocking circles (shippô tsunagi) in black outline, over which in a wood grain pattern in green and purple.

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: 21 x 14 in. (53.3 x 35.6 cm)

Accession Number

77.107

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles