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Printed cotton fragment from Japanese sample book

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Fragment of natural plain-weave cotton with printed design of wide and narrow red stripes.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo or Meiji era, 19th or early 20th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 4.4cm (13/16 x 1 3/4in.)

Accession Number

20.1984

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles