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Fragment of cotton

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton with design of repeating pattern composed of dots, lines and star 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: 28 x 13 3/4 in. (71.1 x 34.9 cm)

Accession Number

93.1118

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, stenciled with gold

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles