Textile fragment

Japanese
Nara period
8th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

20.5 x 16.5 cm (8 1/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

35.1973

Medium or Technique

Ramie plain-weave, clamp resist-dyed

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile fragment with tan, blue and dark blue bands of color, created by clamp resist-dye process.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Yamanaka & Company, Boston