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Fragment of robe (kosode)

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Robe (kosode) fragment with design of flowers embroidered in reddish-orange, green and white silk and couched gold thread on a dark brown silk satin ground.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on Februrary 11, 1909

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Kimono

Japanese, Edo period, Kanbun era, mid-17th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 7 1/16 x 5 11/16 in. (18 x 14.5 cm)

Accession Number

09.140

Medium or Technique

Silk satin ground with silk embroidery and couched gold-wrapped thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes