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Kimono (furisode)

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Long-sleeved robe (furisode) with design of flying cranes, bamboo fence lattice, interlocking hexagon pattern with flower (kikkô-mon), stylized pine cones and plum on a black silk crepe ground; reddish-orange plain-weave silk lining and padded hem.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on October 6, 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

177.2 cm (69 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

02.470

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave crepe (kabe chirimen) ground, stencil resist-dyed (kata-yuzen), embroidered with silk and couched with gold-wrapped thread, hand-painted with ink

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes