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Noh costume (mizugoromo)

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Noh theater cloak (mizugoromo) with distressed wefts in light blue silk.

Provenance

Idemitsu Museum, Tokyo; Sebastian Izzard, New York; Purchased by the MFA on June 25, 2003

Credit Line

Marshall H. Gould Fund

Cloak

Japanese, Edo period, 19th–20th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Overall: 119.4 x 165.1 cm (47 x 65 in.)

Accession Number

2003.272

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with distressed wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes