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Fragment of silk

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Fragment of silk with interlocking hexagon and square pattern variation (shokkô)

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of Yamanaka & Co., Osaka, Japan. Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on February 11, 1909

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, early 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall (m): 25 x 34.5 cm (9 13/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.158

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles