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Meisen kimono

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Long-sleeved kimono with maroon and purple vertical bands patterned with gray horizontal wavy lines; lined with salmon 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

Overall: 142.9 CB x 124.5 cm (56 1/4 x 49 in.)

Accession Number

2004.117

Medium or Technique

Silk warp and rayon weft plain-weave, warp ikat (kasuri); cotton plain-weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes