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Textile fragment with design of scrolling floral pattern woven in gray silk on a greenish-gold twill-weave silk ground.

Provenance

Purchased at the Foreign Fair from Louis Wertheimer by the MFA on January 7, 1884

Credit Line

Everett Fund

Japanese, Edo period, 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 18.5 x 43.3 cm (7 5/16 x 17 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

84.446

Medium or Technique

Silk; twill-weave ground with supplementary weft patterning

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles