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Meisen kimono

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Short-sleeved kimono with gold ground patterned with diamond shaped design in the style of South East Asian textiles with red and dark brown ikat; lined with pink silk plain weave and red cotton 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

Center back: 139.7 cm (55 in.)

Accession Number

2004.113

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, weft printed (yokoso gasuri); cotton plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes