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Fragment of cotton

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton with design of alternating bands of light blue and blue with pine boughs in blue and blue-black

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, late Edo or Meiji era, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 24 1/2 x 13 1/4 in. (62.2 x 33.7 cm)

Accession Number

93.1112

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles