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Fragment of cotton

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Fragment of plain-weave cotton with overall repeating design of plant motifs and paired beasts in tan and brown on a natural ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 30, 1898

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese (imported?), 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

98.632

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles