Textile sample

Japanese
Late Edo or early Meiji era
mid-19th century


Object Place: Japan

Dimensions

12.0 x 11.2 cm (4 3/4 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.261

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave crepe, stencil resist-dyed (katazome)

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textile sample with design of diamond-shaped lozenge pattern in gray and white created by stencil resist-dyeing (katazome).

Provenance

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection; Gift of William Sturgis Bigelow to the MFA, August, 1898

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection