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.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on October 6, 1902
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Japanese, Meiji era, 19th century
177.2 cm (69 3/4 in.)
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