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Long-sleeved, short kimono with black ground with allover pattern of red branches; partially lined with red and white printed 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: 95.3 CB x 124.5 cm (37 1/2 x 49 in.)

Accession Number

2004.104

Medium or Technique

Silk damask with 1/2 and 2/1 twills, warp printed (hogushi gasuri); printed silk plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes