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Kosode fragment

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Fragment of robe (kosode) of brown silk damask with interlocking hexagon pattern (kikkô-mon) and embroidered in orange, blue, light green and white silk; paper backing.

Provenance

Gift from Robert Treat Paine, Jr. to the MFA, April 7, 1932

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Treat Paine, Jr.

Kimono

Japanese, Edo period, Keicho era, early 17th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 6 3/4 x 13 1/2 in. (17.1 x 34.3 cm)

Accession Number

32.85

Medium or Technique

Silk damask embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes