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Fragment of painting with floral motifs in ink

Provenance

Gift of Yamanaka & Co., Boston, to the MFA on December 5, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Yamanaka & Co.

Japanese, Nara or early Heian period, 8th or early 9th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

25.4 x 20.32 cm (10 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

35.1965

Medium or Technique

Bast fiber, plain-weave, painted with ink

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles