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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 flowering plant in white, reddish-brown, blue, pink and violet.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

probably English, 19th century

Object Place

India

Dimensions

Overall: 10.9 x 11cm (4 5/16 x 4 5/16in.)

Accession Number

20.1970

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles