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Fragment of printed cotton

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Narrow strip of plain-weave cotton with overall repeating printed design of "comma" motif in reddish-brown and blue on a brown ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, October 4, 1928

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, late 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

11.5 x 75 cm (4 1/2 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

28.508

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles