Fragment of silk

Japanese
Edo period
18th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

10.5 x 2.5 cm (4 1/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

09.143b

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile fragment of white plain-weave silk with design of violet plants and other flowers embroidered with pale blue, light green, violet, red and yellow silk.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor in Japan. Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on February 9, 1909

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection