Fragment of silk

Japanese
Edo period
18th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 16.6 x 18.8 cm (6 9/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.141

Medium or Technique

Silk satin embroidered with silk, pieced

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of brown silk satin with design of flowers embroidered in reddish-orange, green, yellow and pink silk; composed of three pieces stitched together.

Provenance

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes to the MFA, April 2, 1931

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes