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Fragment of cotton

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton with overall repeating pattern of various floral motifs and symbols in natural on a dark green ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, March 16, 1895

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese (imported?), late Edo or Meiji, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 26 x 14 in. (66 x 35.6 cm)

Accession Number

95.194

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles