Textile fragment

Japanese
Edo period
19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 x 20 cm (4 3/4 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.420

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile fragment with design of paulownia roundel on a woven lattice pattern in gilt paper strip supplementary weft patterning on a natural silk twill-weave 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