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Fragment of cotton

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton with design of diagonal lattice work enclosing various floral motifs in gold on a natural ground.

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: 29 1/2 x 21 in. (74.9 x 53.3 cm)

Accession Number

93.1114

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, stenciled gold

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles