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== Summary of results ==
 
== Summary of results ==

Revision as of 12:58, 13 November 2017

Artifact Information

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 30.121. 71 x 32.5 cm (27 15/16 x 12 13/16 in.

A piece of white cotton with delicate designs: scrolling vines with flowers and conventionalized rococo leaves painted red, blue, and neutral violet with dark neutral outlines.[1].


MFA 30.121 Painted cotton fragment © Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.


MFA 30.121 Painted cotton fragment, detail © Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Summary of results

red and brown threads were collected for dye analysis, analyzed by Dr. Xian Zhang at Boston University, 2009

References

[1] http://https://www.mfa.org/collections/object/painted-cotton-fragment-66731