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Man's court vest

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vest front of black wool broadcloth, backed with white silk plain and float-patterned weave, gilt buttons with paulownia flowers

Credit Line

Marshall H. Gould Fund, made possible with the generous assistance of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Japanese (Tokyo), Meiji era, about 1890

  • Designed by Tanakaya, Japanese, late 19th century
Object Place

Tokyo, Japan

Dimensions

58.42 cm (23 in.)

Accession Number

2000.626.2

Medium or Technique

Wool broadcloth, silk plain and float-patterned weave, gilt buttons

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes