Fragment of silk weaving

Japanese
Nara period
8th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

13 x 17 cm (5 1/8 x 6 11/16 in.) overall fragments

Accession Number

35.1972

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment (only a few strands) olive, red, tan silk cord, basket weave.; small red silk fragment mounted with piece

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Yamanaka & Co.