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Textile sample with design of diamond-shaped lozenge pattern in gray and white created by stencil resist-dyeing (katazome).

Provenance

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection; Gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA, August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Japanese, Late Edo or early Meiji era, mid-19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

12.0 x 11.2 cm (4 3/4 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.261

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave crepe, stencil resist-dyed (katazome)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles