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

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Gift of Robert Treat Paine

Japanese, Edo Period, 19th century

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86.8 cm (34 3/16 in.)

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


Textiles and Fashion Arts