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Textile fragment with floral design in blue and yellow silk on a green silk ground.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Yamanaka & Co.

Japanese, Nara period, 8th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

11.43 x 8.89 cm (4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

35.1969

Medium or Technique

Silk; supplementary weft patterning

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles