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Long-sleeved, short kimono with purple ground patterned with diamonds and medallions; partially lined with gray silk printed with red ships

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: 95.3 CB x 121.9 cm (37 1/2 x 48 in.)

Accession Number

2004.99

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, warp printed (hogushi gasuri); jacquard-woven, discharge-printed silk lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes