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Fragment of silk cloth

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Fragment of figured undyed silk gauze.

Provenance

Anonymous gift to the MFA on November 13, 1941

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Chinese, Han (T'ang dynasty ?), 3rd century B.C.E.–3rd century C.E.

Object Place

China

Dimensions

8.7 x 12.1 cm (3 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

41.737

Medium or Technique

Silk gauze

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles