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Pleated trousers (hakama) for two-piece suit (hitatare)

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Trousers for two-piece suit (hitatare) which includes pleated trousers (hakama) in green and purple iridescent silk with four broad padded ties at the waist and open 1/4 of the way down the side seam. The double-width sleeve jacket is open in front with two silk tie cords for closure; pleated...

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Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Leverett Bradley to the MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Leverett Bradley

Japanese, Edo Period, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

94.0 x 71.8 cm (37 x 28 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.23.212b

Medium or Technique

Silk plain-weave variation with warp floats; plaited, ikat-dyed silk cords

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes