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Meisen kimono

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Short-sleeved kimono with purple ground patterned with white hexagon design; lined with red and salmon 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: 143.5 CB x 129.5 cm (56 1/2 x 51 in.)

Accession Number

2004.78

Medium or Technique

Rayon warp and silk weft plain-weave, weft ikat; silk plain-weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes