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Fragment of silk

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Fragment of silk with design of cream dragon roundels and orange floral motifs.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese or Chinese, Edo period or Qing dynasty, 18th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 14 x 41.5 cm (5 1/2 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.1029

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles