MFA 35.1969, Textile fragment with floral design, Japan (Nara period, 8th century)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 35.1969. 11.43 x 8.89 cm (4 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)
The textile fragment with floral design in blue and yellow silk on a green silk ground is a gift of Yamanaka & Co., Boston, to the MFA on December 5, 1935. The textile is made of silk with supplementary weft patterning.