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Shintô costume (goshin fuku)

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Jacket and pleated split skirt with overall design of wisteria medallions in green, blue, yellow, brown and white silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts on a reddish-orange twill-weave silk ground. This is a reproduction of an Imperial garment that was probably made for donation to a...

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Provenance

Gift of Robert T. Paine to the MFA on September 19, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Treat Paine

Japanese, Edo Period, 19th century

Object Place

Japan

Dimensions

86.8 cm (34 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.790a

Medium or Technique

Silk twill-weave ground with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts tied down with supplementary warps in twill-weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes