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Fragment of robe (kosode)

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Fragment of robe (kosode) with design of flowers in silk embroidery with accents painted in gold and ink on a dark brown plain-weave silk ground.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Kimono

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

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 8 5/16 x 6 1/2 in. (21.1 x 16.5 cm)

Accession Number

09.142

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave ground, embroidered with silk, hand-painted with gold and ink

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes