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Short-sleeved, short kimono with black ground patterned with gray and turquoise buds outlined in black and gray flowers outlined in red; partially lined with stitch-resist dyed silk plain weave

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: 99.1 CB x 127 cm (39 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

2004.101

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, warp printed (hogushi gasuri); stitch-resist dyed silk plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes