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Jacket for two-piece suit (hitatare)

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Jacket for two-piece suit (hitatare) in green and purple iridescent silk. The double-width sleeve jacket is open in front with two silk tie cords for closure. The pleated front lapels taper to the waist and would be worn tucked inside the top of the hakama. Plaited, ikat-dyed, blue and white...

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Gift of Mrs. Leverett Bradley to the MFA

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Gift of Mrs. Leverett Bradley

Japanese, Edo Period, 19th century

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78.1 x 154.3 cm (30 3/4 x 60 3/4 in.)

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Silk plain-weave variation with warp floats; plaited, ikat-dyed, silk cords


Textiles and Fashion Arts