Textile fragment

Japanese
Nara period
8th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

6.35 x 6.35 cm (2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

35.1970

Medium or Technique

Silk, supplementary weft patterning

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile fragment with portion of a seven treasures pattern (shippô tsunagi) in reddish-orange, black, gold and natural silk on a green silk ground.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Yamanaka & Co.