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Kosode fragment

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Kosode fragment with design of chrysanthemum in blue and tan tie-dye (shibori) and purple and tan silk embroidery (shishû) and paulownia in reddish-orange, green and white silk embroidery (shishû) on a black silk satin ground.

Provenance

Purchased by the MFA on December 1935

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Kimono fragment

Japanese, Edo period, late 17th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

72.7 x 38.1 x 1.9 cm (28 5/8 x 15 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

35.1934

Medium or Technique

Silk satin tie-dyed (shibori), embroidered (shishû)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes