Textile fragment

Japanese
Edo period
18th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 20.5 x 13.5 cm (8 1/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

84.422

Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt paper strips; satin-weave ground with supplementary weft patterning

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile fragment with design of long-tailed bird in green, blue, yellow and white silk and gilt paper strip supplementary weft patterning on a natural silk satin ground.

Provenance

84.417-84.552 were purchased for $150 of Louis Wertheimer at the Foreign Fair by the MFA on January 7, 1884

Credit Line

Everett Fund