Kosode fragment with design of printed striped silk with stenciled birds in predominantly pink and blue; large appliqué flowers with orange and green embroidery.
Purchased by the MFA on December 5, 1935
Special Chinese and Japanese Fund
Japanese, 19th century
99 x 44 x 1.8 cm (39 x 17 5/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk, appliquéd embroidery, printed and tie resist-dyed (kanoko shibori)
Textiles and Fashion Arts