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Short-sleeved, short kimono with red ground and allover multicolored blossom pattern; partially lined with red silk plain weave printed with encircled blossoms

Provenance

Purchased from Annie Van Assche, Seattle; Gift to the MFA, March 24, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of John C. Weber

Japanese, first half of 20th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 82.6 x 132.1 cm (32 1/2 CB x 52 in.)

Accession Number

2004.93

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, brocaded with gold metallic wefts, warp and weft printed (heiyo gasuri); printed silk plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes